About Us


At AXIS ARTIST MANAGEMENT, INC. our mission is to provide our clients with individual, in depth career direction and management in all facets of the entertainment business. We focus on each artist’s specific needs and niche and direct their careers appropriately.

We are a boutique artist management company established in 1993 by Nelly Neben. We have multiple decades of experience in concert promotion and artist management experience. We have broad experience in the areas of Record Company Relations, Booking Agency Relations, Marketing, Promotion, Touring, Publishing, Film & TV, Broadway and Literary. We specialize in handling the day to day responsibilities required to keep each artist vibrant and fresh.

AXIS ARTIST MANAGEMENT, INC. clients enjoy success in every area of the music and live performance industries including live touring, recording, TV hosting and appearances along with film and Broadway performances. Our clients have collectively been nominated for 23 Grammy’s, winning several and have been nominated for 10 Daytime Emmy’s winning 3.


B I O G R A P H Y

Nelly Neben

Nelly Neben is the co-managing director of AXIS ARTIST MANAGEMENT, INC. has a background in concert promotion and artist management. She began her career as a concert promoter in Los Angeles and moved on to artist management with Weintraub Entertainment Group. At WEG she aided in the day to day management of the Beach Boys, Earth, Wind & Fire, Moody Blues, Warrant and Three Dog Night, in addition to booking and overseeing concerts at Sandstone Ampitheater in Kansas City. She later went to work for Ken Fritz Management where she worked directly with George Benson, Peter, Paul & Mary and Michael Feinstein. Nelly has executive produced many of her clients CD’s and several PBS Television Special’s with subsequent DVD’s including the Naples Philharmonic Orchestra and Rita Coolidge at World Café Live in Philadelphia.


Additional Services

Artist Consulting
Event Consulting
Complete Tour Management (road management is also available)
Complete Music Production Management
Complete Talent Buying and Event Coordination for Corporate, Private and Nonprofit Events