Chad Gavery's career started in Chicago working for the global digital branding and advertising company MARCHfirst, Inc. where he worked on developing online strategies for major international brands. Upon moving to New York, he focused on representing fashion talent at ONE Management specializing in development.
Chad parlayed his experience in talent development to join ONE MUSIC representing rock stars and musicians in the fashion industry including Arcade Fire, the Killers and Iggy pop and placing them with multiple magazines and clients including Rolling Stone, ZOO, Converse and John Varvatos.
In 2009, he moved to Europe where he worked at NEXT Management in Paris and contributed to several stories at Italian Vogue and fashion show castings for major high-end brands in London, Milan and Paris.
Upon moving back to the US, he created Wanderlust Mgmt. to represent both talent and artists. He has since represented and developed several artists, including Javier Martin, successfully advancing their careers through promotion and editorial and content placement in magazines and social media features.
Through Chad’s experience in management, fashion and branding, he focuses on personal creative management, bringing insider exposure to expand artists' careers through social media, magazines, and industry tastemakers.