Allison Meiresonne Hickey, President, Brand Partnerships at Man Made Music, a strategic music & sound studio that scores entertainment and brand experiences, and specializes in the creation of Sonic Identity Systems, has been instrumental in driving unparalleled business growth of the company since 2006.
Mrs. Hickey studied at NYU’s Gallatin School, while maintaining a modeling career, 2002 to 2006. After graduating with honors, it was then that an internship at Man Made Music resulted in a job offer doing sales for the company. Within 2 years, she was promoted to VP level and eventually President status in 2012.
She has used her passion for music and keen business acumen to create and drive brand partnerships with brands such as AT&T, HBO, IMAX, Deloitte, Univision, and Mattel, and artists as diverse as will.i.am, John Legend, Moby, Ice-T, Neon Trees, Electric Guest, OK Go, and feature film composers like John Williams and James Horner.
Mrs. Hickey has been featured in Billboard’s “Executive Turntable” for her career achievements. She is also on the board of the NYC Chapter of YPO (Young President’s Organization), as well as member of Advertising Women of New York (AWNY), SheSays, PromaxBDA, and Women in Music. Meiresonne has been featured in the NYU Gallatin Alumni Speaker Series, and also recently profiled in the Alumni publication ‘Gallatin Today.’ She serves as a mentor for AWNY, NYU and YPO, while often volunteering with various groups such as NY Cares.