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we are a team of complementary
industry leaders
for a transversal management of your brand

PROMINENT Brand + Talent is a strategic management consortium offering a unique blend of services not presently available under one corporate entity.
PROMINENT Brand + Talent represents personalities and brands, adding value through innovative and lucrative engagements that connect ideas and opportunities to marketing and capital partners, growing businesses strategically for the near and long term.
PROMINENT Brand + Talent combines the expertise of industry leaders, each with a successful record of creating global marketing and licensing campaigns, into one entity focused on building brands from the worlds of fashion, fitness, food, lifestyle, design, travel, entertainment and sports.

Michael Catalano

Daniel Levin

  • Michael

    Michael has been marketing brands and launching products since 1988 as well as exclusively managing the career of Richard Simmons for the past 25 years – spearheading the growth of one of the world’s most iconic and enduring brands in health and fitness. Just one week after graduating high school, Michael landed the coveted position of PR assistant for the company representing the legendary Studio 54 in New York City. He later founded his own personal management and public relations company in Los Angeles, and, following its acquisition two years later in 1988, formed Celebrities Plus, Inc., a boutique agency specializing in identifying brand ambassadors for global PR and advertising campaigns. Offering full production and national booking capabilities, Celebrities Plus, Inc., is unique in its ability to orchestrate a successful campaign from start to completion. Michael has created successful campaigns for such brands as Ocean Spray, Crest, Carnival, SONY, Clorox, Diet Coke, Wishbone and Old London and recently shepherded the direct response campaign for “Batman: The Complete TV Series” for Warner Bros.

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  • Daniel

    Dan is a highly accomplished branding, talent and licensing executive with vast experience in the entertainment and retail industries. After practicing entertainment law for almost a decade, he created Levin Entertainment Co., which later became Associated Talent Management (ATM), a full service personal management company specializing in representing expert talent, developing television programs and personality brand licensing. In 2009, ATM united with global licensing giant Beanstalk (a subsidiary of Omnicom) to launch its Los Angeles office. Dan is credited with managing the Paris Hilton and Christopher Lowell brands to each achieving over 1 Billion dollars in retail sales. Other clients included; Joan Rivers, Stop Staring by Alicia Estrada, David Tutera, Talking Friends, and Carmen Electra. Dan has a strong history of creating innovative relationships with prominent retailers including Office Depot, Macy’s, Sears, Jo~Ann Fabric & Craft Stores, Burlington Coat Factory, QVC and HSN. Recently he has worked with Sandow Media and its affiliated entity, Culture + Commerce, to develop the global expansion of the iconic Fred Segal brand and consult on other properties. His counsel has been utilized to create several high profile marketing relationships including the New York Yankees, University of Miami and Lynx Grills. Dan has also been involved with the creation and launch of Epic Rights.

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  • Ashley


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  • Josephine

    Josephine is the founder and Managing Director of Nexxus Co., Ltd, a consultancy agency specializing in brand strategies, brand licensing and brand acquisition. She brings to the agency over two decades of licensing, manufacturing, product development, marketing and branding experience, as well as in-depth knowledge of the Asian market. Her experience working with and maximizing the performance of licensees and retail partners is unparalleled.

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  • Vlad

    I'm a serial entrepreneur and financial engineer at heart, and I bring my wide experience base with me into the role I take in a company. I am fascinated with finance and analyzing business models; I have a particular skill when it comes to consolidating the areas that work well and tackling the challenges that slow down growth in a business so that companies can maximize their full potential. I enjoy being creative so I also design and code.

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we believe that each new client's project calls for
a collective of
dedicated strategic alliances

that’s how we can focus on
bespoke solutions
always keeping in mind that
your brand is your
most valuable asset.