Jenna Ruggiero

Location New York

Creative Operations Director, Lava Records

A&R Manager Manager Music Executive
0 Projects

Work History

Director of Creative Operations
Lava Records
Sep 2016 - Present
Greater New York City Area
Lava Records was founded in 1995 by Jason Flom in partnership with Atlantic Records. In 2009, Flom reclaimed the Lava imprint and entered into a partnership with UMG’s Republic Records for new signings. The label is now home to multi-platinum, award-winning superstars including Lorde, Jessie J, and Trans-Siberian Orchestra, as well as developing acts including Greta Van Fleet, Maty Noyes and Stanaj.
Executive Assistant To Chief Executive Officer
Lava Records
Dec 2014 - Aug 2016
Greater New York City Area
Christian Benner
Jan 2015 - Present
Greater New York City Area
Christian Benner is a New York-based fashion designer known for his custom-distressed leather jackets and band tees. His unique grasp of rock and roll culture makes his designs particularly sought for photo shoots and live performances. Benner's clothing can be seen on icons including Lady Gaga, Kate Moss, Hailee Steinfeld, Jared Leto, Machine Gun Kelly, and Axl Rose.
Wrongful Conviction Podcast
May 2016 - Present
Greater New York City Area
Wrongful Conviction with Jason Flom is a podcast about tragedy, triumph, unequal justice and actual innocence. Based on the files of the lawyers who freed them, Wrongful Conviction features interviews with men and women who have spent decades in prison for crimes they did not commit. Some of them had even been sentenced to death.
Day to Day Manager
Rufus Wainwright
Jan 2012 - Dec 2014
Greater New York City Area
Artist Management Intern
Red Light Management
Sep 2011 - Jan 2012
New York, NY
Music Publishing Intern
Sony/ATV Music Publishing
Jun 2008 - Aug 2008
New York, NY


Bachelor's Degree
Bard College
2007 - 2011
High School
Trinity School
2003 - 2007