Taylor Stevens is the co-founder of Collective Effort Events. Stevens got his start in the industry in 2001 while working with Atlantic Records and bands such as Nappy Roots, Twista, Death From Above 1979, and T.I. He soon moved on to Clear Channel Radio as Promotions Director of four radio stations on the Central Coast of California. Taylor has taken his knowledge from operating in multiple sides of the industry and applied it to the concert industry. In 2004 Taylor started working with Bruce Howard of Otter Productions as they brought such acts such as ZZ Top, Jack Johnson, Nas and Damian Marley, Crosby Stills and Nash, MGMT, Gipsy Kings, LMFAO and many others to smiling concert goers from Santa Cruz to Ventura, Ca. Dance music has always been prevelant in his personal life, and he feels that the art of dance music is finally getting the attention that it deserves. He currently resides in San Francisco, Ca. and is thrilled to be introducing and working with developing EDM artists and businesses in the West Coast communities and beyond.