Rock and Roll at it's Finest
Sandy Gennaro was born and raised in NYC and currently resides in Nashville, TN. Throughout his career as a world class rock and roll drummer, Sandy has toured the globe and recorded with world renowned artists: Cyndi Lauper, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Bo Diddley, Johnny Winter, The Monkees, Joe Lynn Turner, Michael Bolton, Benny Mardones, Craaft, The Mamas and Papas and Jon Paris.
Sandy has recorded several Top 10 singles and has performed for for over a billion fans spanning his over 50 year career! He has also made numerous TV appearances including The Tonight Show, The Grammy Awards, The American Music Awards, The MTV New Years Ball, and The Late Show with David Letterman.
"After over 50 years in the music business, I've been able to reflect on how success happened for me and what kept me positive through it all. Now I share what I've learned with others, so they too can have rockstar success in business and in life."
What the Rockstars Say About Sandy
Sandy Speaks to Everyone
From 1987, up until his move to Nashville in 2014, Sandy touched the lives of over 25,000 students through his lessons and master classes at The Collective in NYC, where he inaugurated the Music Business program. He is also a favored counselor at the Rock and Roll Fantasy Camps.
The time Sandy spent teaching in the classroom is what opened his eyes to the notion that, throughout his career, there were a few vital ingredients that enabled him to overcome and thrive as a performer and in his personal life. Using this knowledge and experience, he formulated the basis of his keynote presentation about beating the odds.
Sandy became known as 'The Rock and Roll Thought Leader' after he began sharing his keynote presentations with companies, organizations and schools across the country, such as FedEx, Belmont University, Pacific Hotel Management LLC, Sam Ash Corp., The U.S. Space and Rocket Center, The Collective NYC, The School of Rock and many others. He has also recently been welcomed into the keynote speaker program at Vistage, a highly regarded organization, touted by members for their excellent executive coaching and leadership programs. Sandy's keynote speaking and coaching programs provide extraordinary results in energizing, motivating and inspiring those who participate.