Jack Stenerson

Talent buyer and promoter

Jack has been booking shows in Fargo-Moorhead since 2006.  In 2011, he opened an all-ages music venue called The New Direction with a group of other promoters in the area. TND became the hub for all-ages music in Fargo and was considered by many bands as the best venue in the Midwest. After TND closed in 2016, Jack joined the team at The Aquarium to continue bringing high-quality artists to the area. In the past 10 years, he has worked with a wide range of artists including Carnifex, Balance and Composure, Obie Trice, Expire, After the Burial and many more.

In addition to booking shows, Jack plays in Baltic to Boardwalk, High Hopes and Too Fast For Frank. He has toured several times to every corner of the country.

Josie Gereszek

Talent buyer and promoter

Josie started out in the regional music scene selling records and manning open mic nights at Rhythm Records in Bismarck, North Dakota. She moved to Fargo in 2014 to study journalism at Minnesota State University Moorhead and soon after became editor in chief of its newspaper, The Advocate. Josie has been organizing local shows and arts events since joining the staff of Red Raven Espresso Parlor, an all-ages venue and coffee shop, in 2015. She’s been part of the team at The Aquarium since 2016.

When not at her day job producing graphic art in Forum Communications Company’s creative department, she plays bass in the lo-fi trio 3 Horses. She is a former member of Free Truman.