Strategy, Buying, Planning, Client Services, New Business, Vendor Relations

Born and raised in Johannesburg, South Africa, Evan began his technical training as an audio engineer at the age of 15. Working as assistant engineer for famed record producer Phillip Nell, Evan worked his way up to assistant producer and head engineer for Inhouse Records, SA. AT 18, Evan began his studies at Rhodes University where he graduated with honors in Psychology and Anthropology. Upon graduation, he received a scholarship to study abroad at The Global School of Entertainment Arts in London, UK. After spending two years at GSEA, Evan graduated and garnered a scholarship to study at UCLA in Los Angeles, CA, where he continued his technical training in computer studies, engineering and production. Upon graduating from UCLA, Evan began working for Anita Mann Productions as the in-house engineer and led the technical staff in audio development and machine maintenance. After being given the opportunity to develop non-traditional marketing campaigns for various Las Vegas shows, Evan began his move towards the integration of technology and marketing. The implementing of strategic campaigns using a combination of technology based marketing strategies (SMS, viral net campaigns), lead Evan to be promoted to Director of Marketing for LevyMann Entertainment, where he honed his skills in technology based marketing. Having built up a solid grounding in technology based marketing systems, and guerilla marketing techniques, Evan moved on to form LazBro, Inc., specializing in traditional and digital campaigns, SMS mobile, Premium and Non-Premium campaigns for such groups as, Physicians Formula Cosmetics, California Olive Ranch, The San Pasqual Group of American Indians (Indian casinos), Luxor, Las Vegas, DirecLending (national lending company), Shadow Entertainment (entertainment marketing company), and The Free Speech Coalition. Evan is an active member of ASCAP, ThinkLA, and the MMA. He is known as a digital and mobile marketing expert. He is often invited to speak about the digital industry, and has been published in Response Magazine.

Summits Attended

iMedia Agency Summit

The Dynamic Agency Model

iMedia Agency Summit

The Agency Redefined - Balancing Scale, Scrappiness & Innovation

iMedia Breakthrough Summit

Breakthrough: The Next Wave of Marketing

iMedia Entertainment Summit

For Entertainment Marketers, By Entertainment Marketers

iMedia Other Summit

TV, Video & Social

iMedia Agency Summit

Media Re-Defined -- What Clients Want

iMedia Breakthrough Summit

The Next Wave of Digital Marketing

iMedia Entertainment Summit

For Entertainment Marketers by Entertainment Marketers

iMedia Other Summit

What Women Want from Brands

iMedia Breakthrough Summit

Keeping Pace with the Mobile Consumer

iMedia Other Summit

Innovative Marketing to Moms

iMedia Breakthrough Summit

Engaging Customers with Authority

iMedia Breakthrough Summit

Where the future of media and advertising intersects!

iMedia Agency Summit

Proof of Digital Ad Success

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