Since its founded in 1997, Nashville, Tennessee-based The Bazel Group, Inc. has had one steadfast mission:
“We believe the power of music can create long term memories for your guests at your corporate events.”
And, we remain committed to our mission.
We deliver amazing moments for corporations and their guests with celebrity concerts, comedians and speakers. Stress-free, professionally produced and you become the hero with your clients.
Music creates long term memories
Music unites and crosses cultural barriers
Music sparks a fire in your soul
Music is the sacred gift for the ear
Music brings back awesome memories
Music brings us home
There is no event more important than yours. We understand the pressures you are under and your reputation is on the line. We’ve been there with all of our clients. Hold our hand, and we will walk through this together.
In professionally delivering celebrity concerts, comedians and speakers for stages and special events around the world.
In working on your behalf to provide the best talent for your event. We are in the long term memory business – and your guests will always remember the celebrity appearance at yours.
There is no greater satisfaction than witnessing the smile on your face after a memorable event. We want you to be a hero with your guests.
OUR LEADERSHIP TEAM
“No one can whistle a symphony – it takes a whole orchestra to play it.”
– H.E. Luccock
CEO – Chief Entertainment Officer
Ed Bazel is a veteran producer of corporate events for Fortune 500 companies. With over 30 years of industry experience, Bazel has worked with an extensive list of concert artists, comedians, and speakers in over 25 countries. Bazel was named “The Marco Polo of Modern Music” by the Los Angeles Times for groundbreaking work in China. Ed Bazel currently holds the position of CEO for The Bazel Group, Inc. He also is active officer in music-related organizations including IEBA (International Entertainment Buyers Association) Former President, Life Time Member, Corporate Talent Buyer Of The Year Finalist; NATD (Nashville Association of Talent Directors) Former President & Life Time Member, Board Member, Talent Director and Outstanding Member Of The Year; named in Music Row Magazine “In Charge” yearly editions, and has held membership with ACM, CMA, IAFE, IASB and The Recording Academy. In addition, Bazel is an avid endurance athlete who has completed 5 marathons, organized and rode “The City of Hope Transcontinental Ride for Hope” – a 3,000-mile transcontinental bicycle ride to benefit the City of Hope and climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro. In spite of all of this, his mother still wants him to get “a real job.”
VP of operations
Nicknamed “Queen Bee of Celebrity,” Gina is a popular member of The Bazel Group team and has acted as agent/producer for numerous prestigious events. Her nurturing attitude, honesty, and professionalism have garnered her the love and respect of her clients, peers, and some of the industry’s most powerful celebrities. Before joining forces with The Bazel Group, she worked for SUN RECORDS and later moved on to PRAXIS INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT (John Hiatt/The Georgia Satellites). PRAXIS then joined forces with ZOO RECORDS to become ZOO/PRAXIS (Outlaw Billy Joe Shaver). PRAXIS company owner Jack Emerson later partnered up with Steve Earle to form E-SQUARED RECORDS. Gina worked with E-SQUARED until becoming production director for legendary keyboard player/record producer Barry Beckett (The Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section). Gina directed the album projects of several great artists, a few of those included Aaron Neville, Michael Bolton, and Tanya Tucker. Gina is a member of The Nashville Association of Talent Directors
Tim Shelton is a principal of The Bazel Group, Inc. where his passion for music has blossomed. Tim is also the founder and president of HeartStone Realty. Tim joined the professional world as an accountant and grew to be CFO and owner of a successful software company for 20 years before it sold in 2017. In those 20 years, Tim and his company presented amazing concerts for their corporate customers, and Tim’s passion for music and events flourished. Tim received his bachelor’s degree in commerce and accounting from the University of Santa Clara.
Want a front row seat and hands-on experience in the live performance industry?The Bazel Group is always looking for bright minds and highly motivated self-starters to become members of our award-winning team. We look for team members who have the heart of a teacher and desire to help us coordinate a wide variety of celebrity concerts, comedians, speakers and personal appearance for the stages around the world.
While we currently do not have any openings, we often are looking for the following positions:
Please feel free at anytime to send us your resume for our review. Send to: email@example.com