(Uh • Kway • Us) Aquaus Kelley is a forward-thinking creative industry professional who specializes in identifying talent and creating opportunities for brand development, exposure, and growth. With involvement in both the entertainment and educational space, he deeply understands the importance and value of investing in human potential. Aquaus' ultimate mission is to use his influence to project positivity across the globe and raise awareness to help uplift the condition of humanity. His mantra, "Live legendary, leave a legacy."
Aquaus has worked with companies such as Cornerstone Agency, Dynamic Producer, Universal Music Group, and W Hotels. In his years of experience, he has worked on marketing campaigns for Fader Label, Green Label Sound, Yuna, and Zedd; advised and managed music producers across the country; secured media placements for UK Singer/Songwriter, Izzy Bizu who made her debut at Glastonbury Festival in June 2014 and is currently signed to Epic Records; and assisted in procuring opportunities for emerging talent such as Brika, Daryn Alexus, Jennah Bell, Kyle Dion, and Lara Johnston.
Today, Aquaus is the Founder at A Lovers Ambition Lifestyle Group, serves as the VP of A&R at PalmPheon Music Publishing, curates emerging musical talent for W Hotels Speakerbox Music Series, and writes for behindthehustle.com, an initiative dedicated towards helping creative entrepreneurial young adults attain their dream careers.
Aquaus received his B.A. in Communication from Rutgers University and his A.F.A. in Music from Middlesex County College. He is also a proud alumnus of City Year Miami.