Who We Are

Eric Wagler / Co-Founder

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Eric is a musician, songwriter, composer as well as a music business entrepreneur.  Eric started his journey by forming a band back in 1996 since then he has released 6 albums, toured nationally and internationally, and co-founded Go-DIY in an effort to help the independent musician.  Eric is also the co-founder of a non-profit organization called “Give Your Talents”, the vice president of a nonprofit studio called “Above Pete’s Garage”, and bass player for the groups 10 Talents and Trenchtown.  “We started this company with the intention of treating the DIY band as we like to be treated”, and although there are never any guarantees in the world of licensing we work hard to find homes for our bands songs.”


Ryan Wagler / Co-Founder | Music Supervisor | Accounting

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Ryan is an accomplished songwriter, producer and music entrepreneur.  As lead song writer for the groups 10 Talents and Trenchtown, Ryan has written and recorded over 100 songs some of which have been placed with national ad agencies, commercials, video games, and more.  Ryan is also a composer for spec work, and in addition to handling much of the creative department for Go-DIY he’s also a CPA and handles all accounts, contracts, and legal documents.  Ryan is also on the BOD at “Above Pete’s Garage” studios and co-founder of Give Your Talents.


Trevor Okoren / A&R

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Trevor grew up playing in his family’s bluegrass band in the 90s, a time when bluegrass and hipsters weren’t cool.  He grew up in Denver, CO and started producing music for his father, who needed jazz demos for the radio.  Trevor studied Russian Literature and Business in college, and moved to Los Angeles to surf and work in the music industry.  He is passionate about art and technology, and loves creating a space for the two to work together.

 


Hajin Cho  / A&R

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Processed with VSCO with c1 preset Hajin is from East Lansing, Michigan and moved to Los Angeles to attend the University of Southern California. As an actress and singer herself, Hajin loves to discover interesting new music and seeing how these artists tell their own stories. She believes that a song with heart has the power to influence any medium and the individuals that will listen to it. Hajin is always excited to discover talented, up and coming musicians who believe in their work and their dreams.