For the last 25 years Lou Taylor has sat at the head of Tri Star Sports and Entertainment Group providing business management services to actors, artist and athletes. In this role, Lou leads two Tri Star offices, one in Los Angeles and one in Nashville. Tri Star provides all aspects of business management services, including accounting, financial statement preparation, royalty audits, participation rights audits, tour accounting, production accounting, estate planning and all required tax filings both national and internationally.
Clients of the firm include, but are not limited to, Britney Spears, country duo Florida Georgia Line, Steven Tyler, Jennifer Lopez, Gwen Stefani, NFL Head Coach Jeff Fisher, Super Model Taylor Hill, Martina McBride, Mary Jane Blige, Reba McEntire, Desmond Child, Hall of Fame Songwriter Bob DiPiero, Quantico lead actress Priyanka Chopra, actor Jack Huston and Game of Thrones producer and writer Bryan Cogman.
Lou Taylor, one-of- kind and highly sought-after educator in the NFL and NBA teaches financial responsibility through use of visual explanations. Presentations of hers have included a live albino python, magicians and 1 million dollars in cash.
Taylor has landed on The Hollywood Reporter’s “Top Business Manager” list consecutively from 2014 to 2017, as well as, the coveted Variety Magazine’s “Business Managers Elite” list consecutively from 2014 to 2016. This year she was featured in Variety Magazine for celebrating 25 years of successful business & accomplishments. She has been recognized in Billboard Magazine’s “Top Business Managers” issue in 2016 & 2017. Additionally, in 2016 & 2017 Taylor was named as one of Billboard Magazine’s “Women in Music”, and in 2015, she was one of MusicRow Magazine's’ “Rising Women on the Row.” Mrs. Taylor was among the honorees of The Nashville Business Journals “Women in Music City” awards list in 2017. She was a featured speaker at Billboard’s 2017 Touring Conference & Awards. Lastly, Taylor is featured as one of the top leaders in business book “Master Leaders” by George Barna.
Having spent 28 years as a business manager and several years as a consultant for Arthur Anderson, Lou is no stranger to developing effective financial strategies for her clients. While at Arthur she worked for a diverse range of startups, private sector companies and healthcare organizations including BlueCross BlueShield. While in consulting she learned the importance of analyzing all of the details of a client’s business; how to present a comprehensive plan and then ensure proper and swift execution of the strategies.
Lou ensures that Tri Star Sports and Entertainment Group brings financial predictability and peace to all clients.