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Thomas Gene Wiggins

Thomas Gene Wiggins, recording industry executive, entrepreneur. Promoter many local benefit functions. Member Bay Area Blues Society (executive director, board directors since 1989), Castro Valley College of C. (entertainment committee since 1985, board directors).

Background

  • Wiggins, Thomas Gene was born on January 30, 1944 in Oakland, California, United States. Son of Artis Julius and Lila Dean (Swanson) Wiggins.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Religion, Patten College, 1961.

    Career

    • Freelance musician and band leader, California, 1961-1976. Theatrical agent American Talent Associates, San Francisco, 1969-1976. Dance promoter Executives Singles Organization, 1973-1976.

      Marketing director, record producer Crystal Clear Records, 1978-1980. Freelance impressario Castro Valley, California, since 1980. International concert promoter, since 1970.

      Founder Rocky Road Records, Elite Records, No-Bull Records, since 1996. Consultant and lecturer in field. Seminar producer, organizer training workshop Bay Area Blues Society, Oakland, since 1989.

      Founder Ambassadors of America Culture International Black American Music Organization, 1989.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    Promoter many local benefit functions. Member Bay Area Blues Society (executive director, board directors since 1989), Castro Valley College of C. (entertainment committee since 1985, board directors).

    Personality

    Interests

    Music, fishing, hunting, outdoor activities.

    Connections

    • Married Patricia Elaine Adams, May 27, 1967. Children: Dustyn Troy, Brittyn Todd, Camryn Tyler.
    • father: Artis Julius Wiggins
    • mother: Lila Dean (Swanson) Wiggins
    • spouse: Patricia Elaine Adams
    • children: Dustyn Troy Wiggins
    • Brittyn Todd Wiggins
    • Camryn Tyler Wiggins
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    Born January 30, 1944
    (age 73)
    Nationality
    • 1961
      Patten College
    • 1961 - 1976
      Freelance musician and band leader
      California, United States
    • 1969 - 1976
      theatrical agent American Talent Associate, s
      San Francisco, California, United States
    • 1970
      intern, ational concert promoter
    • 1973 - 1976
      dance promoter Executive, s Singles Organization
    • 1978 - 1980
      marketing director
    • 1980
      freelance impressario Castro Valley
      California, United States
    • 1996
      founder Rocky Road Records