JASON COOCHWYTEWA (Isleta Pueblo/Hopi)
President & Owner
Jason is a seasoned professional who brings a broad set of skills and experience in creating and producing stellar events across the country.
Having received his Bachelor’s of Science in Marketing from Arizona State University, Jason has accumulated more than 19 years of diverse experience in the fields of advertising, business, marketing, production and management. Jason began his work in the entertainment field in 2000 as an executive at a large-scale Native American casino in New Mexico. It was here that Jason was introduced to the "business-side" of the entertainment industry: booking, marketing, and creating casino promotions around major national headlining acts. He currently serves as the President/Owner of Red Note, Inc., a Phoenix-based events agency specializing in designing, planning, and managing intimate to large-scale event productions and promotions. Established in 2005, Red Note, Inc., has produced and co-produced numerous projects and shows, including major milestones such as the VIP party at the 2008 Native American Village at Super Bowl XLII, the Native American Basketball Invitational (NABI) “Chasing the Sun” 10K & Health Fair, and The National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development’s 2011 and 2012 Reservation Economic Summit (RES Vegas), helping it to become one of the largest Native American economic development conferences in the Nation.
Jason served as Board Chairman of the American Indian Chamber of Commerce of Arizona from 2011-2015 and is a current Board of Trustee for the Arizona Science Center and Board Member with the NABI Foundation. He is a co-founding member of the Phoenix Chapter of the National Association of Record Industry Professionals (NARIP), and has also served on the board of directors with the Girl Scouts of America Arizona Cactus Pine Council, and as co-chair for 3 years with the Arizona Diamondbacks Native American Day.
HONORS AND AWARDS
2009 - Native American "40 Under 40 in Indian Country" awarded by the National Center for American Indian Enterprise Development. A prestigious national award, and only one award of its kind in Indian Country.
2011 - "Outstanding American Indian Man of the Year" awarded by the American Indian Excellence in Leadership Awards.
2012 - Phoenix "40 Under 40" awarded by the Phoenix Business Journal.
Red Note, Inc. President,
Jason Coochwytewa, featured on the cover of the Phoenix Business Journal's 2012 "40 Under 40" edition.