KC Mancebo, CEO, Clamorhouse
KC Mancebo has worked in the music industry in a wide range of disciplines. She has been an entertainment licensing agent for consumer products, a publisher, and an artist manager. Most recently, KC has been working as a festival producer, and venue consultant.
As an artist manager and CEO of Clamorhouse & Clamorhouse Kids, KC Mancebo helps her clients maneuver through today’s rapidly changing entertainment industry environment, as she is called on to develop new ways to implement strategic partnerships and sponsor/talent relationships.
KC started her career in business importing, designing, and manufacturing in the fashion industry. Her understanding of consumer product development served her well as an entertainment licensing agent when she was called upon to design and develop a wide range of tour merchandise for Christina Aguilera, the Spice Girls, the Backstreet Boys, Britney Spears, and N’Sync, as well as a product lines for Warner Brothers, Sony, Universal, and DIC and independent films and bands.
After many years as an agent, KC decided to take on recording artists to manage, built a children’s record label, and moved into prominence as a producer of major Los Angeles events including The L.A. Film Festival’s weeklong music lounge and Family Day, Kids Rock Music and Ecology Festivals, The Grammy Children’s Concert, Whole Foods Whole Planet Foundation’s Pre- Grammy party and SXSW concerts, CJ America’s K-Pop festival – KCON, Wake Up With The Waves at the Santa Monica Pier, and SXSW events for Caesar’s Entertainment and The Miles Davis House. KC is also talent buyer and consultant for several music industry groups. venues, and festivals throughout the United States including ASCAP, The Recording Academy, The Government of Canada, Grand Performances, and Teragram Ballroom.
With knowledge, creativity, and experience in so many aspects of commerce and logistics, and with excellent interpersonal skills, plus a deep roster of contacts, Ms. Mancebo has gained the trust of artist, vendors, clients, and nonprofits and a sterling reputation as a dedicated workhorse who puts her shoulder as well as heart into her work. KC sits on the Board of Directors of X-Live, The Miracle Theater Foundation and Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum and The Venice Art Walk.
KC is currently raising two school-age daughters who are both musicians with her husband David Tobocman, who is a composer and producer.