National Talent Buyer, Promoter & Producer @ Cavendish Beach Music Festival & Events Center
Fesitval Director @ Common Ground Music Festival
Bachelor of Arts @
Michigan State University
Co founder and President of Windfall Entertainment from 1981-1997; Co founder and currently President of Meridian Entertainment Group, combining three successful event production companies into what is now the largest Michigan based special event Production Company. Meridian Entertainment Group currently serves over fifty clients across North America, producing annually 200+ event days, and purchasing 15+ million dollars
Co founder and President of Windfall Entertainment from 1981-1997; Co founder and currently President of Meridian Entertainment Group, combining three successful event production companies into what is now the largest Michigan based special event Production Company. Meridian Entertainment Group currently serves over fifty clients across North America, producing annually 200+ event days, and purchasing 15+ million dollars of talent each season. Event & Casino clients include the Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort, Mt. Pleasant, MI; the Legendary Buffalo Chip, Sturgis, South Dakota; the National Cherry Festival, Traverse City, Michigan; the Common Ground Music Festival, Lansing, Michigan; the Unity Christian Music Festival, Muskegon, Michigan; Cavendish Beach Music Festival, Cavendish, Prince Edward Island, Canada; Big Red Music Festival, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada, and more. Certification as a “Certified Festival Executive” from Purdue University and the International Festival & Events Association, 1999. Legal counsel & entertainment projects and credits include: Frampton Live In Detroit, DVD, CD, released in 2000, counsel to producer; Clint Holmes Live at Harrah’s, DVD, Pay per View, released July 2001, counsel to producer; Great Wall of China Concert, 2004, DVD, featuring Alicia Keyes, Cyndi Lauper, Boyz II Men, Doyle Bramhall II, Nellie McKay, counsel to producer; Alamo, 2005, DVD, featuring The Gypsy Kings, Los Lobos, Lyle Lovett, Arc Angel, Paul Rodriquez, counsel to producer; Ariel, Zoey & Eli Too!, cousel to producer; Singer songwriter David Barrett, “One Shining Moment” theme to the NCAA Basketball Championship, copyright protection.
Partner @ Meridian Entertainment Group (MEG) provides talent buying, consultation, management services, production, and marketing for its clients. MEG works with over 50 events, producing 200 event nights across the US & Canada. MEG purchases over fifteen million dollars in talent annually for its clients and their events. From January 1998 to Present (18 years) Board of Directors @ Member of the governing body of the organization. From 2011 to Present (4 years) National Talent Buyer, Promoter & Producer @ Program and procure performing talent at the annual multiple day music festival, consult in all aspects of operations, including marketing, ticketing, ancillary sales and sponsorships. From January 2009 to Present (7 years) National Talent Buyer & Producer @ Program and procure performing talent at the annual multiple day music festival, consult in all aspects of operations, including marketing, ticketing, ancillary sales and sponsorships, as the executive director of the event. From 1999 to Present (16 years) Lansing, Michigan AreaManaging Member @ KMJS Ventures LLC is a Sales Agency and representative for Poinstreak5050. Pointstreak5050 a/k/a 5050 Central is a fun and revolutionary raffling platform that is changing the landscape of fundraising. A licensed supplier of gaming equipment in the State of Michigan (and other jurisdictions), the 5050 Central System tracks and collects raffle purchases through touch screen kiosks, and mobile hand-held devices. Through the use of wired or wireless technology, every transaction is electronically tallied and updated to scoreboards and display areas throughout the venue creating excitement and resulting in proven increases in raffle sales. The 5050 Central system ensures accountability, eliminates human error and provides up to the minute reporting for both internal and external recording purposes. Excitement, Ease of use, affordability, and compliance with local gaming regulations makes 5050 Central a ‘must have’ when looking to add revenue to your game, event or organization. From July 2010 to Present (5 years 6 months) Lansing, Michigan AreaDirector of Legal & Business Affairs @ Zepolla Innovations L.L.C. is a Manufacturing Wholesale Distributor of the product the “UtiliShelf”. Established in August of 2009 and based out of Lansing, MI., we created and introduced to the Electric Utility Industry our new product called, the “UtiliShelf”. It is a portable utility shelf with many uses in the field. It can be used as a portable workstation, creating a safe hands free environment both enhancing productivity and ergonomics on the site. Its uses are: a tool holder, laptop shelf, writing table, and many others…. From 2010 to Present (5 years) Lansing, Michigan AreaCo founder and President from 1981-1997 @ Co founder and President of Windfall Entertainment from 1981-1997 From January 1981 to December 1997 (17 years)
JD, Law @ Thomas M. Cooley Law School From 1983 to 1985 Bachelor of Arts, Business Administration/Pre-Law @ Michigan State University From 1975 to 1981 Kevin Meyer is skilled in: Copyright Law, Publishing, Event Planning, Social Media, Public Relations, Social Media Marketing, Entertainment, Public Speaking, Press Releases, Event Management, Social Networking, Marketing, Media Relations, Strategic Planning, Marketing Strategy