Ash Avildsen is an actor, director and the Founder/CEO of Sumerian Records and was the Founder/CEO of The Pantheon Agency. For the past eight years, Ash has been a key player in the new wave of hard rock music as both an agent and a label owner. Discovering and developing acts like Asking Alexandria, Black Veil Brides.
The Grammy Museum took his beat up old laptop covered in stickers that he started Sumerian Records with in his bedroom, and placed it in their “History of Heavy Metal” exhibit. Ash started Sumerian Records at the end of 2006, and through the worst climate of the record business in history, has sold over 2 million albums worldwide, had multiple Top 10 Billboard debuts and built Sumerian in to one of the most influential brands in the independent label game today.