Meet our team of music, tech, and earth lovers, working to bring concerts straight to you. 

Mike Mountford
Founder + Sustainability Officer

Our fearless leader, Mike is the innovator behind mySongbird™ who is working to make his vision a reality. He loves music, is passionate about the environment, and can be found golfing or watching Notre Dame sporting events in his spare time.

First ever concert: America

Neil Sheehan
Director of New Business Development

Neil Sheehan has been working in the music industry since 2001 and brings his experiences in the industry and as the owner of a leading independent record label to mySongbird™. He is a huge fan of bass fishing, and, beyond discovering and developing the Black Veil Brides, his coolest musical moment was getting to rap on stage with Vanilla Ice. 

First ever concert: Rod Stewart in the UK

James Moorhead 
Executive Producer

A media professional from the windy city of Chicago now residing in the seaside oasis of Newport Beach, California. As a creative entrepreneur, Jim has launched, managed, and produced dozens of media partnerships in healthcare, sports and entertainment. 
When he’s not out creating partnerships and closing media deals, Jim can be found behind the camera lens shooting personalities such as Rob Lowe, Pat O’Brien, Aileen Getty, and many Rock and Roll legends, including members of Guns N Roses, Billy Idol, Social Distortion, TrainStone Temple Pilots, Korn, and Sting

First ever concert: Bruce Springsteen

Robert Angone
EP Creative Director

The creative brains of mySongbird, Bob is a lifelong gear junkie who loves music, exploring the great outdoors, and vintage Italian motorcycles. Bob’s musical tastes vary from classical to alternative/punk, and both he and his wife are avid fans of all forms of live music. He is excited to bring our myWay™ tech to more shows in the COVID-free future. Bob likes sharing both music and nature with his family and is always driving the Force For Good here at mySongbird™.

First ever concert: Muddy Waters at Chicagofest

Omar Lopez
Artist & Producer

A musician himself, Omar is passionate about mySongbird’s™ mission to help bands. He uses his creative talents to design and create artwork for the website and promotional materials. The stage and the golf course are his happy places, and one of his favorite concert memories was being able to open for the band “Lit” in 2013. 

First ever concert: Carlos Santana

Katie Rentz
Administrator

A recent college grad fresh from studying Frank Sinatra and Fred Astaire, Katie helps keep everything organized and running smoothly from behind the scenes. She loves nothing more than being the first one to find a great band and, unlike Thornton, she’s not used to being the only Katie at a company. 

First Concert – B.B. King opening for Peter Frampton (featuring the guitarist from Cheap Trick)

Stefanie Marca
Experience Designer

Stef is passionate about creating memorable (and fun!) experiences for mySongbird™ members and is thrilled to be able to combine her love of music and the environment. On weekends you can find her exploring the newest local immersive experience in town, trying to befriend any animals she sees, and listening to every crate-digger set that Boiler Room has to offer.

First ever concert: NSYNC

John Thornton
Researcher

John helps the mySongbird™ team find the answers they need, leaving no stone unturned. John’s passion for the guitar started when he first heard Metallica. He has a cat named Leo, after Lynyrd Skynyrd, and had another named Pantera.

First ever concert: Metallica