Stephanie LaFera is the founder and CEO of Little Empire Music, a boutique artist and brand management company based out of Los Angeles. LaFera began her career in the music industry more than 15 years ago, representing artists across all genres. With deep roots in the dance music scene, she has most notably helped manage and build the career of renowned producer/DJ Kaskade. LaFera’s musical taste, experience and skill set, however, transcend dance music, which is evident in the way LEM has come to represent artists with diverse musical backgrounds.
LaFera has been named to Billboard magazine’s list of Dance Music’s Most Influential Executives, as well as inthemix magazine’s 50 Most Influential People in EDM. Beyond her day-to-day role managing artists, she has used her access and experience in the dance music industry to instill hope and power in future female entrepreneurs and executives as the cofounder of SkyLight, a nonprofit designed to empower females in music.