A proud member of the Baby Boom generation, it I have spent the past forty years traversing the twisting back roads of life, from corporate executive to record label owner. I have happily run the gauntlet and landed firmly in the lap of my one true love - music.
As a child I was hooked on Rock & Roll the first time that Ricky and the Nelson family flashed across the blue-green screen of our blonde television in the late 1950s. Music has been my passion ever since. My first professional venture into the music world was as partner of an independent retail record store in the early '70s which ended in heartbreak. Being young and eager, I picked up the pieces and headed off to conquer the business world. Since that time I have accrued over 25 years experience as an employee and executive for some of the country's largest Insurance companies. One of my greatest honors was being named employee of the year from over 10,000 candidates worldwide.
Every once in a while, an opportunity in life presents itself that you simply must follow. Mine was discovering a talented young artist named Jackie Greene. The moment I saw him, my life immediately changed and my career path took a rather drastic new fork in the road. Life came full circle in 2001 when left the business world to dedicate 100% of my time to the development of DIG Music and the career of Jackie Greene. Since that time we have grown substantially, with over 35 CD releases, Jackie Greene has become a nationally recognized performing artist and I have found a purpose. In mid 2009, MediumRare Records & Collectibles was born as a diversion from my day-to-day duties as owner of DIG Music. Along with the label and management compan