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 the hottest music festival brand in the Midwest of the United States – Wonder Festivals, consisting of WonderStruck in Cleveland, WonderBus Music & Artist Festival (Columbus), WonderRoad Indianapolis and WonderWorks Music & Arts Festival(Pittsburgh). In a handful of years time, the company’s music events have been recognized by countless media outlets, including Page Six of The New York Post, The Cleveland Plain Dealer, The Indianapolis Star, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and The Columbus Dispatch. All of the Wonder Festivals feature a wide variety of upscale culinary options, include robust artisan villages and showcase the very best Alternative, Indie-Pop, Funk, Jam and Pop artists and bands. Featured artists have included chart-toppers: Khalid, Hozier, Weezer, Kesha, AJR, Foster The People, Walker Hayes, Lewis Capaldi, Flo Rida, Portugal. The Man, Walk the Moon, Brandi Carlile and many others.
Elevation Festivals is also a partner in Victory Live featuring WMMS Buzzard Fest and WGAR Country Jam at Victory Sports Park in North Ridgeville, Ohio. Performing artists include Incubus, Bush, LIVE, Chris Young, Brian Kelley, Gavin DeGraw and several others.
For more info, visit www.victorylivefest.com
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.