JENNIFER AURIANNE DARE
CEO / PRESIDENT
Born in Visalia, California, Jennifer has been an active member of the entertainment industry for over twenty-five years. She arrived in LA at the age of 19 and became the lead singer of a successful folk-rock band, lauded as the “Fleetwood Mac of the 90’s”. the Extinct, a band that shared the stage with Stone Temple Pilots (rehearsal space too), No Doubt, Incubus, Dramarama, Fishbone, Maroon 5 (Kara’s Flowers), Alien Ant Farm as well as many other successful acts of the 90’s. Jennifer was integral in securing a deal for her band with Sony Publishing.... click for full bio.
Vice President of Operations, ATN Entertainment Head of Development, ATN Productions
Accomplished Manager and Producer representing Actors, Writers, and Directors with 10
years of experience. Demonstrated history in development and talent management with several
projects in in development across, TV, Film and the Podcast space.
Originally from Martha’s Vineyard, MA, Mike moved to LA in 2012 and began his career
at Principato-Young and then moved to the Coronel Group where he spent the last six years.
At the Coronel Group he established a proven track record working with A List actors, writer
and directors with a focus on development.
Mike resides in Woodland Hills, CA with his wife and daughter.
Literary & Theatrical Manager
Abbey Robertson is the Vice President of Operations at ATN Entertainment and the Head of Development at ATN Productions. Prior to rejoining ATN, where she previously worked from 2018-19, she was the VP of Development and Production at RushTix, the Head of Touring at Comedy Juice, and the booker of Nowhere Comedy Club. She is the Founder and an LA board member of the now decade-old Ladies of Comedy Association (L.O.C.A.), a networking organization dedicated to advancing the careers and positions of women on the business side of comedy that has chapters in LA, NYC, and Austin. Abbey spent the first decade of her career in representation, specializing in working with comedians and writers. She was a talent manager at Apostle, The Collective, and Adept Entertainment. Abbey was a producer of Funny Women Fest in Los Angeles. A lifelong comedy enthusiast, she moved to Los Angeles from Alexandria, Louisiana in 2005 and started working in entertainment by producing hundreds of live comedy shows around town.
Manager & Director of Talent Development
Tyler Browne has been a Talent Manager since 2012. Born and raised in Los Angeles, Browne created Kindred Talent Management, a boutique developmental talent company by "walking through the steps of an actor", inspired by her two daughters who were forging their own way as entertainers... .... click for full bio.
Bret Bassi is a highly skilled and successful entertainment business executive and artist manager. His successes have included #1 songs at radio, tours with bands such as Twenty One pilots, Dashboard Confessional, Walk The Moon, and many others, as well as songs placed in movies such as Lego Batman, Lego Ninjago, commercials for Nutella, PooPourri, among others.
Mr. Bassi’s clients have amassed one Grammy on eight nominations, one Juno award, many number one hit songs, albums sold in the millions, and many RIAA gold and platinum records. His clients have worked with the likes of Jason Derulo, Robin Thicke, Brit Nicole, Nick Jonas, Beyonce, Alicia Keys, Lady Gaga, and many more household names. Most recently he has delved into the acting management world with his sites set on developing triple threat artists that can have a broad reach across entertainment, media, and pop culture.
Jerry Hu received their BFA in Creative Producing from Chapman University Dodge College of Film and Media Arts, having produced short films while working for companies like FX and NBCU. They are a queer multi-disciplinary artist—at the intersection of entertainment, music, and fashion—hoping to affect the world positively with their content and energy. Jerry supports the ATN team as the theatrical assistant, giving their highest level of care to clients and collaborators. Their goal is to create opportunities and produce content for the underrepresented, especially for queer/trans folks and POC. Jerry currently lives in downtown LA with their two hairless kitty babies, so catch them around and don't be afraid to say hi!
Bailey LeVeille studied Film & Television with a concentration in Screenwriting at DePaul
University in Chicago, IL. She has wanted to have a career in the Film Industry since she can
remember. LeVeille is the Assistant to the CEO, Jennifer DaRe at ATN Entertainment. Before
ATN, her focus was screenwriting and writing script coverage for production companies and
film festivals. ATN has opened her eyes to talent management, and she’s excited to continue
working in this aspect of the industry. LeVeille is from San Diego, CA, and currently resides in
Culver City. She’s happy to be back in sunny California and out of the brutal winters of Chicago.