Petal Largie developed her unique and intuitive coaching style via years of professional work in Journalism and Qualitative Market Research as a Fashion Trend Forecaster. Her clientele includes: Audio Branding, Creative, Marketing & Digital agencies, and Market Research companies.
Born and raised in upstate New York, Petal completed a degree in Non-Fiction Writing at the prestigious Columbia University in New York City. While attending Columbia she led the News Department of WKCR 89.9FM – founded in 1908, WKCR is also the world’s first FM radio station – and would later program, produce and host radio in: Germany, the US, New Zealand, and Switzerland.
While based in Berlin from ’99-’10, Largie curated club nights with then, up-and-coming artists; Peaches (XL Recordings), Dixon (Innervisions), Alex Barack (Jazzanova), Boris (Panorama Bar), Jamie Lidell, Mocky, and Gonzales, to name a few. She also founded and managed a full service Social Media team for the musician Peaches, which gained notable buzz in the music industry for it’s innovative use of video.
Largie is also a consummate ‘Creator’, i.e. Vocal Artist, DJ, Music Journalist, and Event Curator: As a DJ, she’s headlined major festivals and venues in: Germany, Switzerland, Israel, the US, the Netherlands, Sweden, Norway, New Zealand, and Italy, is featured on the W Hotels DJ Mix App, and has held residencies at New York City’s: Ace Hotel, Sleep No More, and the W Hotel Union Square.
Largie has also curated background music for fashion shows, and restaurants as far afield as Bali, Indonesia and Soho, New York.
Additionally, she’s hosted and produced a 17 episode podcast on iTunes called Metropolitan Ave. Radio, which features interviews from top New York City Music Executives who address, in plain language how independent artists can best position themselves for success.
Largie also produces and curates Immersive Theater Events called Bowie in Berlin: based on David Bowie’s three formative years living in in the German capital, and is now working on a debut solo album entitled, Become Your Own Refuge.