Prior to joining the Reviver/1608 team, Ellen, a South Carolina native, honed her promotional skills with stops at Big Machine Label Group and Paradigm Talent Agency where she led imprint efforts for satellite radio tours, orchestrated artist showcases, managed a multi-person team, and acted as contract liaison for major promoters and festivals. Ellen also successfully worked on promotion efforts for six No. 1 singles, including Thomas Rhett’s “Die A Happy Man” and “Crash And Burn,” Justin Moore’s “Lettin’ The Night Roll,” and Brantley Gilbert’s “One Hell Of An Amen.” She also spreads her leadership skills across various causes including The Terry Young Alumni Board, Women’s Music Business Association (WMBA) and Society of Leaders in Development (SOLID).