Blue Raven Entertainment is an all-encompassing entertainment agency, handling every aspect of an artist’s career to include artist management, booking, marketing, and promotion. We also provide booking services for theatres, festivals, and outdoor events, utilizing our industry relationships and overall knowledge of the business to secure the best entertainment at fair and reasonable pricing. Often times, we are able to find that “needle in the haystack” booking that is sure to create a magical night.
We specialize in finding quality entertainment and venues alike, using our knowledge and expertise to marry the two into a profitable situation for everyone involved. We work to not only do what is best for the artist but for the overall show itself, which is truly important in developing a successful career in this business.
Our goal is to create long-term relationships with all of our clients, both artists, and buyers, maintaining a level of professionalism the whole way through and hopefully creating friendships along the way.
Sean D. Gilday
Sean D. Gilday has been an entrepreneur for close to 25 years starting his first company in 1994. That company was one of the most successful merchandising companies in New Jersey providing custom printed merchandise to many of the biggest companies in the world. In 2003, He started Blue Raven Entertainment to combine his love of sales and music, creating a company that works with National Acts, Tribute Acts as well as local and regional original acts. In 2017, Sean, along with Partners Jonathan Peirce and Tony Pallagrosi, started Fly On The Wall Concerts, a company dedicated to promoting great shows all over the east coast.
Sean is a veteran of the Armed Services serving 4 years in the U.S. Army as a Crew Chief on fixed winged aircraft. He is a graduate of William Paterson University, was the Senior Class President and a highlight of his college career was giving the commencement speech for the graduating class of 1992. For the last 14 years Sean and his staff have worked hard to build one of the fastest growing music agencies in the United States.
Quote: “I am extremely proud to help bring to the stage some of the most talented musical acts to stages all over the United States and beyond.”
Fun Facts: I have eaten Jelly fish and have travelled to Thailand, Hong Kong and China many times.
Rachel L. Hill
Rachel L. Hill is a graduate of William Paterson University year 2011. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Music Management. She is a classically trained pianist who began taking lessons at the age of 5. A Pennsylvania country girl native, she aspired for life in the big city. She started in the business as a PR intern for Road Runner Records followed by a Promotions Intern at Jive Records / Sony Music Entertainment in NYC. Out of her Music Management graduating class, she was chosen for an opportunity in WP’s career shadowing program where former alumni’s and current students are partnered together for business opportunities. There she met Sean and was introduced to his company Blue Raven Entertainment. She began as an intern, eventually was hired to a part-time position, built that into a full-time position, and since 2017 has become part owner.
Adam “Rocky” Rodriguez
Adam Rodriguez has over 30 years of design and marketing experience in the Apparel Industry working for some of the most prestigious and desired brands in the world. His experience in merchandising, advertising, and product development handling multimillion-dollar fashion brands from Nike to Levi’s has given him a wealth of experience that translates easily in creating cool merch and exciting graphics for Blue Raven’s extensive roster of amazing bands. “Rocky” has lent his talents to Sean Gilday’s business efforts for as long as he’s been a professional designer, making posters, tees and all types of promotional materials for Blue Raven’s Bands and their own marketing needs. He’s been working full-time at Blue Raven to help make it into one of the most well-known and respected boutique agencies in the music industry since 2019, and He’s looking forward to continued success with them at their new location in Frenchtown NJ.
After over a decade in the music industry, Shaun Hague has carved quite a path on all sides. Hague has played the part of Touring Sideman (Kenny Wayne Shepherd, John Waite), Writer (Acoustic Guitar, Fretboard Journal), Talent Buyer (Saint Rocke) and the agency world (Monterey International, Supreme Entertainment Artists). Hague is the RA for such legendary acts as John Waite, Stephen Bishop and Mike Campbell.
Lorrisa is a New Jersey native, born and raised in the Hunterdon County area. She joined forces with Blue Raven Entertainment in 2021. She will be working as our contracts manager, handling all administrative duties for upcoming shows as well as ticket counts. In her free time, Lorrisa is a mother to two wonderful children, and enjoys being our office DJ.
Fun fact: “I like turtles”