George co-manages the Mission and Vision at Westlake Pro with Joe Taupier. George has over 25 years of experience in every aspect of the Audio industry. “This is a fantastic business to be involved in. I have met and worked with everyone, from Ronald Reagan to Ray Charles to Ringo Starr, and everyone in between, including all of the major film lots. I have been backstage at The Grammys and Academy Awards. What’s not to like?” Prior to working in his current capacity in the Audio industry, George worked as a professional musician and composer. Having played in a variety of bands, he also performed with Bob Hope and The Smothers Brothers. Additionally, his music can be heard in numerous television shows from Friends to The Sopranos and commercials for Nike, Kawasaki to name a few. George has been involved in numerous community-based projects. Locally, in Los Angeles, he works with The Boyle heights Technology Youth Center; nationally, he assists in ongoing work with the Phoenix House Foundation. Off the clock George spends much of his leisure time working on culinary techniques and recreating dishes from chefs like Ferran Adria, Jose Andreas and Thomas Keller. George has a degree from Berklee College of Music, Boston, MA.