our founder

Bill Hammond is an entertainment and production executive that created Hammond Entertainment in 1996 to fill the void between entertainment clients and corporate partners.  The company creates, produces and consults on concerts, festivals, charities and fundraisers.  


Hammond co-created R&B Live® in 1991 with Ramon Hervey.  R&B Live® included top world-renowned artists on a weekly basis, such as Stevie Wonder, Prince, Chaka Khan, Lenny Kravitz, George Duke and Joe Sample, to name a few. R&B Live® and Hammond produced over 200 live shows and 3 worldwide USO tours. 


Over the course of the past 25 years Hammond has established priceless relationships with artists, agents, managers, leading sponsors and corporations around the world.


Some additional events and productions produced by Hammond Entertainment include:

  • Cedric The Entertainer Celebrity Golf Classic

  • Allen B. Warren Celebrity Golf Classic

  • Michael Jordan Celebrity Golf Event, Bahamas

  • Black Enterprise Golf & Tennis Challenge sponsored by Pepsi

  • Essence Music Festival

  • Stevie Wonder’s House Full of Toys Concert

  • Black Enterprise Women of Power Conference, sponsored by State Farm

  • Trinidad & Tobago Jazz Festival

  • Lagos This Day Music Festival

  • Magic Johnson Foundation Events

  • Ebony Pre-Oscar Celebration

  • Harris Barton & Ronnie Lott Celebrity Golf Tournament

  • Toigo Foundation Gala

  • Tanqueray Tours


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