1126 Entertainment


Suzanne Jessen Profile Photo

I'm Suzanne Jessen

As Principal Owner and CEO of 1126 Entertainment and as a multi-faceted entertainment industry professional, I'm proud to provide and specialize in production assistance, tour management, event coordination, and personal assistant duties for the stars of music and film.

My team and I have deep experience negotiating deals, securing sponsorships, driving PR opportunities for talent, booking travel and advancing shows. Our strengths include exceptional organizational and multi-tasking skills, a collaborative demeanor and a premium focus on time management and strict attention to detail.

(630) 276-3825
Downers Grove, Illinois


Production Assistant

Production Assistant for a plethora of award-winning actors and musicians including Kevin Costner, Billy Bob Thornton, Foreigner, Cheap Trick, Pat Benatar, Billy Ocean and Deep Purple. Personal Assistant to Chazz Palminteri, award-winning actor and star of A Bronx Tale; and pop singer/Broadway star Aaron Carter.

Tour Management

Tour Manager for singer songwriter and Nickelodeon sensation Drake Bell on his Midwest Tour as well as James McCoy Taylor from ABC’s The Bachelorette. Services include deal negotiation, securing sponsors, hosting artist meet & greets, travel and coordinating all public relations events in support of the tours.

Event Coordination

Event management and promotion, talent and stage management and event hosting. Managed MMA events of international fighters; weigh-ins, after-parties and transportation. Promoted and planned events at the Arcada Theater in St. Charles, spanning a wide genre of acts and events including concerts, battle of the bands, fashion shows and trade shows.


Nico Positano
Tour Management
Clarence Welton
Artist Development
Mike Bruce
Public Relations