Gabriella Pulley ’15, ’16 MBA

Heavy Lifting Inc.

Gabriella Pulley is a graduate of Johnson & Wales University where she received a BS in Sports, Entertainment, and Event Management in 2015 and a Masters in Business Administration in 2016. Her career began in sports, working as the Manager for the Johnson & Wales Ice Hockey team and as a Marketing and Promotions Intern for the Providence Bruins.

After graduating in the Summer of 2015, Gabriella began her career with Sony Music Entertainment’s RCA Records working in the touring and logistics department while simultaneously completing her master’s degree.

During her time at Sony Music, Gabriella helped coordinate U.S. touring and marketing promotions for artists including Alicia Keys, Gavin Degraw, Jimmy Eat World and Martin Garrix, among others. Her tenacity and talent eventually led her to take a management role with Right Hand Music Group in 2017, where she helped manage and execute a sold-out U.S. tour for Grammy-nominated R&B singer Khalid. She’s since independently worked with artists including Aminé, Chet Faker and platinum-selling artist and social media personality Bella Poarch.

Gabriella currently works on day to day management at Heavy Lifting Inc., where she’s overseeing the sold-out 2024 arena and stadium tour for Grammy Award-winning country music artist Zach Bryan. When she’s not traveling the world, you can find Gabriella trying to get a full uninterrupted night’s sleep or Facetiming her family’s dogs.

Gabriella Pulley ’15, ’16 MBA