About Mike

Michael Mangini is a two time Grammy Award–winning and multi-Platinum award-winning record producer and owner of Mojo Music, a production and artist management company. He has worked with The Jonas Brothers, Digable PlanetsBaha Men, Joss Stone, David Byrne, The Beastie Boys, Run DMC, Bruce Hornsby, Smash Mouth, Dionne Warwick, Five for Fighting, Imani Coppola, Andy Grammer, AJR, Grace Weber, Diane Birch, Jillette Johnson, Hailey Knox, Jackie Evancho, Elise LeGrow, and many more. He was also the Music Producer for the film "Shrek."

While Mike spends most of his time in recording studios, writing sessions and professional consultations, he is excited to be a part of the Music Career Mastermind Program with Melissa Mulligan and her team. Mike and Melissa have worked together on many successful projects over the several years and share the same vision for encouraging aspiring artists to become self-sufficient, creative professionals.

Mike started his career in the music industry in 1985 at studios in Baltimore, Maryland. He also started writing songs, singing, and playing guitar for the band China Blue. Mangini and the band relocated to Los Angeles to record songs at various studios, which is where he first learned music engineering and programming. He went from being an assistant at Chung King Studios to becoming a multi-Platinum award-winning mixing engineer within two years.