Jared Mees

Jared Mees

Portland, OR

About

Jared Mees is an entrepreneur, arts enthusiast, musician and father. Jared has devoted the last 14 years to creating and growing Tender Loving Empire from a small mom and pop retail operation and hobby record label into a multi-million dollar company with 6 locations and 40+ employees. As the manager of TLE’s record label, Jared was instrumental in the development of the careers of dozens of artists including Typhoon, Y La Bamba, Andy Shauf, and Magic Sword. A musician himself, he has toured extensively throughout the USA and has released 5 albums under his own name as well as an upcoming album with his family band Triple Rainbow. Jared lives in Portland, Oregon with wife/TLE co-founder Brianne Mees and their kids July (9) and Piper (4).