• Tuesday , 23 May 2017


David Berger – SCMG Advisory Board Member

A veteran of the military with twenty years proven success with the US Army, Business Owner, Accenture, Unisys and EDS.  Mr. Berger has shown himself the complete professional meeting challenges across professional services, technology and outsourcing.

Mr. Berger’s curiosity and core competency stand as pillars in a varied and successful career.

As a lifelong constant learner, his passion for continuous improvement and curiosity led him to achieve two Masters Degrees in Management Information Systems Technology and Adult & Community College Education as well as a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt, 2004.

Following his successful career in the military Mr. Berger stepped into private industry working with some of the most significant brands in the world; Accenture, Unisys and EDS.  Most recently he is owner of How Art Thou Jazz Club & Restaurant and Craft Conundrum in Charleston, SC.

As a Partner at Accenture Mr. Berger aligned to a Fortune 500 company with responsibility for all business operations and P&L.

At Unisys Mr. Berger was able to leverage his extensive international experience in dealing with a complex overseas contract with clients in as many as ten countries that included the war zone in South West Asia, working and assisting Black Belts to complete Lean Six Sigma projects and as Client Relationship Manager.

While at EDS his intelligence and capacity led to his success across operations management, and as a Sector Manager, Program Manager and Client Executive.

A leader, teacher and problem solver who has consistently seen a problem, designed a solution, built the structure to support that design and then ran it.

Mr. Berger received his BS from Penn State University, 1974 and Masters in Education from North Carolina State University, 1978 and Master Information Systems at George Washington University, 2001.

Julius Siler (Jaybird) – 105.5FM, Palmetto Brewery Scout, SCMG Writer – SCMG Advisory Board Member

Scout, writer & radio guy. Owner – Jaybird Entertainment.

Ear for Music
Ear for Music

At the core of our business is industry veteran Rob Lamble and his ear for music. With more than 20 years of experience, Rob has built a reputation for predicting who will be new and exciting on the scene, and consistently promoting and presenting stellar concerts. Guided by his knowledge, our team strives to provide you with the right musical act for your next event.

Ear For Music provides music lovers with a unique listening experience in any performance setting, from special events to corporate parties and arena-sized concerts, presenting artists of countless genres at all stages of development, from up-and-coming to locally renowned and nationally celebrated.

Through long-established network relationships and more than two decades of experience in promoting and presenting musical entertainment to regional audiences, we have been able to anticipate the needs and expectations of clients who demand the highest standards.

With a reputation grounded in authenticity and good taste, Ear for Music has grown into the Southeastern authority in securing businesses with a consistent lineup of patron-pleasing performances, special and corporate events with apt musical entertainment, and concert promotions for some of the biggest names in the industry, spanning several generations of audience members. We are proud to be your source for professional music services.

Ear For Music is a member of Charleston Bridal Association and Charleston Visitor’s Bureau.

We are booking agents, talent buyers, concert promoters and production management.

Gary Erwin
Gary Erwin

-Musician/songwriter, performs as Shrimp City Slim (see separate listing).

-Festival/event A&R and/or organizer:  Lowcountry Cajun Festival (April, Charleston, 26th annual in 2017); Blues By the Sea (April, Kiawah Island, 13th annual in 2017); Piccolo Spoleto Blues Series (May-June, Charleston, 25th annual in 2017); Greenwood Blues Cruise (July, Greenwood, 17th annual in 2017); Carolina Downhome Blues Festival (October, Camden, 21st annual in 2017); Blues Stage @ SC Pecan Festival (November, Florence, 15th annual in 2017).

-Radio producer (blues programs weekly on WCOO 105.5 FM (The Bridge at 1055)), WYLA 97.5 FM (both stations based in Charleston, but stream worldwide on internet).

-Booking agency, indie music journalist.

Thermal Entertainment
Thermal Entertainment

Thermal Entertainment is an event promotion company. We specialize within music industry working with various other companies to offer the best shows for our clients.
Event Promotion Company
Indie Record Label, Artist Management, and Promoter