Meet the Team

John Fisher, President

John Fisher, President

John Fisher has 30+ years of entrepreneurship experience as founder and operator of an international electrical engineering service firm (Unidec) in the electronics and engineering fields.  His past clients have included AMS-Neve, Bose, Marshall Amps, Mesa Boogie, Soundcraft and Sony Music NYC to name a few.  He brings his experience at strategy, business development, distribution, marketing, social media networking, planning, project management, PR and promotions to the label.

John is  also a musician (drums/percussion), studio and live musician and has worked on many original projects over the years.  He is also a competent audio engineer; has experience in analog and Logic, Pro-tools and Nuendo DAW and knows his way around the studio.  John handles operations, promotions, strategy, A&R, contracts, software engineering and internal audio engineering and production.

John earned a Masters Degree in Management from The University of Pennsylvania – The Wharton School of Business and the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.  His undergraduate degree is in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Villanova University.


Jill Huentelman, Operations Consultant

Jill Huentelman

Jill has over 20 years of business experience in B2B services, is a successful entrepreneur and strategist.  Jill holds a BA in English from Western Washington University and a MBA from Villanova University.


Katie Fleck

Katie Fleck

Katie is a graduate from Arcadia University with a BA in Psychology .  Katie has been focusing on all of our social media presence, is helping with promotions strategy, branding, online promotions, website updates, online orders and other logistics.  In her free time Katie is a professional circus performer and contortionist.


Ellen Miller, Photography, Videographer and Video Editing

Ellen C. Miller

Ellen is a very talented freelance photographer, videographer video editor and also happens to be a big music fan.  Ellen holds a Bachelors of Science in Professional Communications from Philadelphia University.  Check out Ellen Miller Photography.  Ellen’s work has been featured at WXPN’s The Key and several other prominent media outlets.

Carmella Martonick, Art Director – Consultant

Carmella Martonick, Art Director

Carmella Martonick is our freelance artist, art director and creative.  She is a big fan of the Philadelphia music scene and brings her experience to help make our releases look great.  Check her out here.


James Russ, Art Director Consultant

James brings decades of art design, personal stylist and  photography experience from working in the music, retail and commercial sectors.  He designed Dani Ocean’s Love Won’t Let Me Fail and Lili Añel’s Better Days album artwork. James also designed our current Winding Way Records and Cinema House Live logos – he is super creative and we love is work.


Jamie Kassa , Photography

Jamie is an incredibly talented independent photographer specializing in concert, studio, portraits, headshots, performance, music photography and artistic photography.  We are pleased to work with Jamie on our projects.  See her info here.


Dave DiRentis, Photographer (Dave DiRentis Photography)

Dave is a professional photographer with 15+ years experience shooting portraits, events and is known for his outstanding works capturing performers.  See his work here.


Interns

Our interns are young professionals from highly respected educational institutions and programs.  Our interns are here to learn (and teach us), they are educated, knowledgeable and provide valuable energy and support to many of our projects.  We thank all those that joined and acknowledge their outstanding service as Artist Advocates.


Jen Jordan- Syracuse University, NY

Jen is a sophomore at Syracuse University studying a BM in Music Industry with a Classical Voice concentration. She has been helping us with research, website design, and promotion of our artists and events.


Nicole Pratt- Albright College, PA

Nicole is a senior at Albright College studying Music Industry Studies and Arts Administration. She has been primarily working on PR and promotions for us.


Sophie Roe- Drexel University, PA

Sophie is a sophomore at Drexel University majoring in Music Industry with a concentration in Business. Her main focus has been helping with our social media presence and outreach.


Intern Alumni

Kyla McBride – University Of the Arts, PA

Kyla is completing her degree at the University of the Arts, Philadelphia  BS in Music Business , Entrepreneurship and Technology with focus on audio engineering who will help out in the studio and with live shows we produce as our Cinema House Live team member.

Nicole Catania – Immaculata University, PA

Nicole is graduate of Immaculata University with a BA in Communications with concentration in public relations and journalism.  Nicole grew up playing piano and is avid music fan.  Nicole helped out with PR and promotions in 2020.

Madelyn Van Trieste- Temple University, PA

We were super happy to have Mady intern – she had great energy, good sensibilities and a keen eye. Madelyn has been very busy in graphics, photography and videography at Winding Way; she has two film production projects underway and lots of other projects as a Film & Media Arts Major at Temple University.

Caraline Grim- Drexel University, PA

Caraline is an experienced freelance artist manager and is enrolled in the Drexel University Music Industry program and Business Administration minor. Cara is worked on merch production, poster design, video promotions, marketing plans, strategy and radio promotion,

Gabriele Sagherian- West Chester University, PA

Gabe Sagherian was our communications intern, he helped write our artist bio’s, PR and other promotions. Gabe is pursuing a Bachelors degree in Communications from West Chester University. Gabe is currently the Music Director at 91.7 WCUR and staff writer for The Quad (newspaper) and writes album reviews for the CMJ website.

Jill McMonagle- Drexel University, PA

Jill is a pianist and guitarist, she is enrolled in the Drexel University Music Industry program with a concentration in Performing Arts. Jill helped us with merchandising and promotions.

Tanner Richardett- Drexel University, PA

Tanner is a very talented graphic artist, copywriter and publishing admin.  He joined the team in 2018 and is a BS-Music Business candidate at Drexel University’s Westphal College of Media Arts & Design.

James Evans – Drexel University, PA

James helped with booking and was instrumental in building our GIS databases of terrestrial radio stations and music venues.

Jesse Lall – Eastern University, PA

Jesse did our music composition, transcription and sheet music helping to transform our Artist’s music into sheet music for publishing.

Ethan Haughton – Belmont University, TN

Ethan worked exclusively on mixing our Artist demos and is currently exploring the many opportunities in the music industry.


Artists Advocates