Created in 2002, the Elevation Group is comprised of seven different companies operating in the United States, Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom and Ireland. Elevation is a recognized leader in event production, sponsorship, experiential marketing, content development and artist management.
Elevation Management features experts in sponsorship sales and activation, event planning and sports marketing. The company is comprised of executives previously employed and trained at world-leading organizations including IMG, Octagon, Dentsu International, Live Nation and others. Elevation has won several marketing awards and other prestigious accolades with its clients. Among these notable accomplishments, Elevation is a five-time winner of Event Marketer magazine’s “Top Event Agencies” and has been recognized as a “Top Event Marketing Shop” by Promo Magazine. Additionally, Elevation has shared several awards with its brand clients including: Ad Age’s “10 Big Ideas In Marketing,” the NASCAR Marketing Achievement Award, an Effie Award, a Diamond PR Award and multiple Addy Awards. The Sports Business Journal recognized Elevation for its work executing “Top Motorsport Sponsorship Activation Programs” across multiple years as Elevation directed sponsor platforms surrounding three NASCAR Cup Series championships (2014, 2015, 2019) and an Indianapolis 500 victory (2011). For more info click here.
Elevation Festivals owns two of Ohio’s largest music festivals – WonderStruck in Cleveland and WonderBus (Columbus). In a few short years, the company’s music events have been recognized by The Cleveland Plain Dealer, Ohio’s largest newspaper, as “the Midwest’s top music festivals.” Both festivals are family-friendly, feature a wide variety of upscale culinary options, include robust artisan villages and showcase the very best Alternative, Indie-Pop, Funk and Jam bands. Featured artists have included: Grammy Award-honorees Sheryl Crow, Brandi Carlile, Gary Clark Jr., Stephen Marley and Trombone Shorty, as well as chart-toppers including: Lewis Capaldi, Foster The People, Hozier, AJR, Daya, Fitz & The Tantrums, Elle King and more.
Elevation Transportation is a full-service, experiential marketing organization focused on developing, manufacturing and executing mobile displays, product marketing tours and luxury VIP hospitality activations. Elevation Transportation’s assets have appeared at the Daytona 500, The NBA All-Star Game, The Kentucky Derby, Major League Baseball and National Hockey League games, IndyCar races, equestrian events and mall, trade show, retail locations and more including: CES, WalMart, SEMA, The Forum Shops at Ceasers, Hermosa Beach, Navy Pier, South Coast Plaza, The Home Depot, Mall of America, PetSmart, Target Stores, Whole Foods, Macy’s and others. For more info click here.
Elevation Music is the flagship music company of the Elevation Group. Founded in 2005, Elevation Music promotes specialty and corporate-branded music events, develops, produces and distributes music content and manages musical artists. In 2011, the company was the recipient of an Emmy Award as the executive producer for the PBS documentary Music of Ireland, featuring U2, Sinead O’Connor, The Chieftains, The Cranberries and many others. Elevation Music works closely, on a daily basis, with all major booking agencies, the world’s largest concert promoters and major record companies in the development of its management clients and programming. For more info click here.
Formed in 2020, Elevation Recording Group (ERG) is an audio and video recording production entity created to develop emerging pop music acts. As an artist incubation company, ERG’s role is to discover, fund, record, market and ultimately transition young recording artists to major global recording companies. ERG operates in territories including: North America, Australia, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. For more info click here.
Elevation Artists is a sister company to Elevation Recording Group (ERG). Elevation Artists is a stand-alone artist management company specifically charged with guiding the overall development of each artist signed to ERG. This includes A&R, touring, branding, social media marketing, public relations, DSP playlisting and synch placements. For more info click here.
Elevation Music Publishing is a sister company and support entity to Elevation Recording Group (ERG). Elevation Music Publishing owns, represents the rights of, administers, issues licenses and collects fees on compositions written or co-written by certain artists signed to ERG. For more info click here.