Suman Entertainment Group is the evolution of 35 years of professional performance and entertainment production. Michael Suman was lured to Miami by the Miami Heat NBA basketball franchise to perform at all home games. His involvement in the cruise industry encompasses working aboard 17 ships, serving as music director for Norwegian Cruise Line, and most recently running the music department for Celebrity Cruise Line in Miami. Upon leaving Celebrity, Michael began Suman Entertainment Group in September of 2005.
With offices in Miami, FL, Dallas, TX, and Cebu, Philippines, Suman Entertainment Group provides music and entertainment worldwide. Our staff is dedicated to sourcing the best talent and getting them booked in the best position, as quickly as possible. Speaking of staff, please meet the SEG team:
Michael Suman – Owner
As noted above, Mike started it all. He is a leader in the entertainment field and is the engine behind SEG. Contact him at 305-981-3135.
Katherine Stimson – Entertainment Specialist
Katherine holds a Master's degree in Music Business from the University of Miami. She schedules the NCL America division, guest entertainer acts, and manages our music production & licensing division. SEG Music Production & Licensing assists musicians with the creation of licensed product to sell onboard. She can be reached at email@example.com or (305) 401-7483.
Bart Delaney – Musician Scheduler and Recruiter
Bart keeps busy in South Florida as a performance bassist and musician contractor/recruiter. While he began his career as a street musician in Mexico, he has since circled the world with his bass. He has performed in every state and province in North America, has toured internationally as road manager and upright bassist for the Glenn Miller Orchestra, and has performed in a plethora of stylistically different groups on land and at sea. You can reach him at firstname.lastname@example.org or 305-981-3136.
Eric Wormsbaker – Entertainment Specialist
Eric has his Bachelors in Trombone Performance and Masters in Music Education, both from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. He has performed and traveled the world as a professional guitarist and also as an accomplished arranger. Eric is the recruiting specialist for SEG, as well as handles the processsing for RCCL, Celebrity, Princess, HAL, and Carnival. You can reach him at email@example.com or 305-981-3138.
Tony Pearsall – Musician Recruiting Specialist
Tony began playing trumpet professionally at age 15 and has never stopped. He has played with many top name acts such as Henry Mancini, Bob Hope, Red Skelton, Tavares, Jerry Lewis,The 5th Dimension, The Temptations, Frankie Avalon, Phylis Diller, Charo and Maureen McGovern just to name a few. Tony has 15 years of cruise ship experience as sideman and Musical Director on a variety of ships from different companies. After his cruise ship career Tony spent the next 9 years as musician recruiting and scheduling specialist for Celebrity Cruises. Tony now enjoys his role as recruiter for Suman Entertainment Group while also staying busy as a musician around South Florida and the rest of the world. Contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org or 305-981-3136.
Alan Hong – Filipino Recruiter and Manager
Located in Cebu, Philippines, Alan heads our Filipino division. Originally a member of the band Ironics, he knows precisely what the gig demands onboard and how to get processed for it. Alan can be reached through Bart at the email above.