Still in their 20s, these executives are turning heads and raising the bar for the artists, labels and brands that they represent.
ASHLEY CALHOUN, 27
Vice president, Pulse Music Group
Calhoun’s instincts were validated in 2018 when the first artist she signed to the publishing, management and music services company, rapper Starrah, was named Songwriter of the Year at the ASCAP Pop Awards. “I don’t [just] sign people,” she says of her 20 or so active clients. “I have to feel like they can come over and have dinner and meet my family.”