OSCAR MERINO | CO-FOUNDER EMERITUS
Oscar is the founder of 52BLEND, a seasoned event producer and content curator with more than 20 years in the music industry. Oscar has worked in various capacities, providing his event production and talent buying expertise to Sony Music Latin and Arts Brookfield respectively. When it comes to music event production and working with artists, Oscar Merino is one of the best in the business and delivers outstanding results.
GARTH TRINIDAD | CO-FOUNDER & CURATOR
Garth has served as a primetime host on 89.9 FM KCRW since 1996. He is a sought after DJ, producer, music supervisor and Music Editor for LA Canvas. Regarded by press and peers as a key influencer of global music culture, Garth has introduced the world to such artists as Little Dragon and Janelle Monáe, interviewed the likes of Quincy Jones and Yoko Ono, and is credited in part with shaping LA's modern music landscape during the past decade. Also, Garth co-produced his first EP released on Osunlade’s Yoruba Records under the DJ/ Music Production unit - Trinidad-Senolia.
RAMONA WRIGHT | CO-FOUNDER AND FUND MANAGER
Ramona manages the MojaMoja Innovation Fund and has a background in strategic communications. With more than 15 years of international experience, Ramona wrote and produced a Telly Award winning Public Service Announcement featuring Academy Award winner Jamie Foxx and Ryan Seacrest for the Weingart Homeless Center and she was named one of the "Top African American Public Relations Agents" by MadameNoire.com in 2011.