ALEXANDRA PATSAVAS, Founder, Chop Shop Music Supervision
As the Founder and lead music supervisor of Chop Shop Music Supervision, Alexandra quickly earned a reputation for raising the bar in the quality of music selected for some of the world’s most popular television shows and films such as “The Twilight Saga” film series, “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Mad Men,” “The O.C.,” “Supernatural,” Scandal,” “Gossip Girl,” and many more.
A champion of independent artists, the three time Grammy®Award nominee Patsavas has been responsible for identifying and exposing a remarkable string of original music to mainstream artists. In the process, she has played an influential role in the development of such artists as Death Cab for Cutie, The Killers, Snow Patrol, Modest Mouse, and Ingrid Michaelson.
Patsavas has earned many accolades over the course of her career including one of Billboard Magazines 2014 Power 100 executives. She was dubbed Advertising Age’s “Entertainment Marketer of the Year” in 2006, included in The Los Angeles Times’ “West 100” (a list of the most powerful people in Southern California), named one of Variety‘s 50 honorees for their annual “Women’s Impact Report,” and regularly featured as one of Billboard‘s “Top Women In Music.” She has been profiled in Cosmopolitan, Wired, The New York Times, Financial Times, The Los Angeles Times, Glamour, In Style, The Chicago Sun-Times, The Chicago Tribune, Elle, Jane, Billboard, Giant, and interviewed on CNBC and MTV.