Director of Creative Services / Producer / Chief Engineer
Megatrax Production Music Inc.
Derek is a Grammy-nominated sound engineer, producer, musician, composer and workaholic in the Los Angeles area. He is currently in charge of the production department for Megatrax Production Music as well as their world-class recording studios, Megatrax Recording Studios. Derek works closely with the owners of Megatrax to manage all phases of the production process, from inception to release and everything in between.
In Derek's 18+ year tenure at Megatrax Production Music he has recorded, mixed and produced over 700 albums of music for licensing in TV and Film. He has helped launch 4 catalogs for Megatrax (The Scene, Sensacion, Marquee and A-list Music) most recently developed and produces the Track Distillery catalog for Megatrax. Since taking on the role of Director of Production and Creative Services, Derek has increased production 450% and is now responsible for producing 150~200 albums of production music per year across the company’s diverse selection of catalogs.
In his work, as in his life, Derek always strives for perfection, never settling for anything less.