People we work with

Homero Gallardo

CEO

homero-gallardoBased out of South Florida, Homero Gallardo is a virtuoso guitar player born in Guayaquil, Ecuador. At the age of 9, Homero began playing classical music. Just 3 years later, he was performing professionally in clubs and festivals in his hometown of Guayaquil. He quickly became known as a talented performer, winning many of his high school’s music performance contests. At the age of 16, he had the privilege to perform with top Latin artists such as Fonseca (Colombia), Jeremias (Venezuela), and for Miss Guayaquil with Los De Adentro (Colombia). As a teen he enjoyed experimenting with many different styles of music such as rock, pop, Latin, funk, jazz, classical and fusion all while touring with his band Maddera throughout Ecuador.

Homero decided to move to Miami, Florida to enroll in Broward College’s music program where in the first semester of his schooling he placed first in Broward’s Jazz Combo and later earned a scholarship with the jazz ensemble. During this time, Homero performed with the legendary jazz saxophone player Tim Warfield, has had many performances with Jason Hainsworth’s Jazz Big Band. In addition,  he has represented Broward College as a music major performing on NBC Channel 6 News of South Florida. Outside of his performances at Broward, Homero became heavily involved with South Florida’s music scene accompanying Latin stars such as Thalia, Luis Fonsi, Ilegales, Ednita Nazario, Tito Nieves and Chino Y Nacho on TV appearances and performing with hundreds of bands such as Sekond Nature, Bryan Gonzalez, Nigh Horizon, Yoni’s Band, Smooth Ish, Expresso Music Entertainment, Flavor, Nikki Kidd Band, Tairon Latin band, his own band The HG Project, and many more. Homero’s dedication and experience have allowed him to master many different styles of music. He has also worked with many studio-recording projects, with artists such as Sugar Man (producer), Shack in the Back Productions, Shauna Sweeney, Ellen Bukstel and Sekond Nature. You can also hear him playing guitar on the newly nominated Latin Grammy artists’, Periko and Jessi Leon’s CD.

Homero also is the president of his company, GALLARDO ENTERTAINMENT & PRODUCTION, which is characterized for providing the finest quality entertainment for any type of events — weddings, cocktails, receptions, corporate events, private functions, concerts, clubs and bars, from solo acts, duos, trios, full bands, Latin, top 40, jazz, swing, classical and bossa nova to DJ’s, dancers, photographers and videographers, as well as procuring and promoting talent in different areas of the entertainment industry.

He is grateful that he’s been able to accomplish so much doing what he loves and is excited for the new opportunities ahead of him.

Florenza Campos

Assistant Manager

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Florenza is a Brazilian born pop-electronic singer-songwriter, with a huge aptitude and appreciation for the music business and industry. Florenza has been singing and performing since she was 4 years old, and has made her name known among many music industry professionals. She has worked with big time producers and songwriters such as Rudy Perez, Jose Miguel Velasquez, The Fliptones, Jason Derulo, Joe Granda, and Sir Nolan. She graduated the prestigious Berklee College of Music in 2012, majoring in Professional Music with a strong focus on Music Business and Performance. Her first 2 EPs, “Can’t Describe” and “Not Alone” featuring remixes by Manny Lehman and the Krafters are available for purchase on iTunes and streaming on many other music sites. She has performed in many places around the world, including a recent Latin American tour with the famous group Double You, where she was invited as a guest performer. She has also won numerous awards including winner of Songwriter’s Night at Berklee College of Music with her hit song “Heartbreaker”, and the Rising Star award at Talento Brasil, where she also performed as a guest artist.

Florenza has been gigging all around South Florida with numerous bands, and has recently started working at GALLARDO ENTERTAINMENT & PRODUCTIONS as an assistant manager as well as featured talent. She is very focused, passionate, and well rounded in the industry thanks to her musical backgrounds. She is always writing new music and creating new projects.

Morgan Bilbrey

Booking Manager

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Morgan is an enthusiastic and determined self-starter. She has experience speaking on phones in an office environment, as well as the fast-paced setting of the food industry. In each one of these settings she’s been able to perform her duties with ease even under pressure. Her superiors would agree that Morgan has a great work ethic, positive attitude, and takes direction well. Her colleagues also enjoy working with her and appreciate her ability to communicate ideas and tasks well.

In her spare time, Morgan volunteers for a non-profit organization called Harmonies of Hope. She was a vocal instructor for their program, but more recently she became their videographer and photographer. Morgan takes head shots for the students and instructors as well as filming their various performances.

Morgan has helped friends with promotional videos and short films. She is typically the camera operator, and was Director of Photography for a short film titled “Dog Boys”. The film is currently in post-production.

Within the past few months, Morgan has taken up a job for the company HG Entertainment & Productions. She is the booking manager and art director. As the booking manager she sets up performances with clients and also handles contracts between bands and clients. As the art director, she films band performances and creates promotional videos.

Morgan is always eager to learn and finish every project that comes her way.

Leslie Ugarte

Graphic Design

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