Westlake Village, Calif.
UNIVERSITY: University of Southern California
MUSICAL ROOTS: I was a trombone and tuba player in high school, and I was in a band outside of school that was kind of a rock band with my trombone. We played in a lot of clubs in San Diego when I was 16 and 17. We needed money to make a record, so I wrote up a little business plan and presented it to an investor who was one of the bandmate’s uncles. That kind...