Head of Talent Development
Adam Vaughn leads talent development for Make It Happen Media. Before managing talent in the culinary and influencer space, Adam spent more than 15 years managing people and end-to-end servicing, strategy, and digital product operations for a multi-billion dollar/top ten financial institution; where he first met and managed Matt “Mr. Make It Happen” Price. There, Adam and his team led operations for projects with Uber, iHeartRadio, TransUnion, Spotify, and Walmart- on multiple innovative, industry-leading digital products in addition to spearheading Leadership Development for the Department of Defense (DoD).
Adam is passionate about people. That is his talent. He believes in leaving things better than how he found them and that he gets people to do the best work of their lives.
Head of Strategy
Dame is a Brooklyn-born event management and concert promotion professional with a proven track record of success. He is known for his exceptional ability to bring people together, build teams, and drive results. With a keen eye for detail and a deep understanding of the industry, Dame has a reputation for delivering outstanding events that leave a lasting impact.
Dame's skills in communication and negotiation have been instrumental in securing deals with top-tier talent, sponsors, and vendors. He is a team player, who always puts the success of the event first, and is always willing to go the extra mile to ensure that every aspect of the event runs smoothly.