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Chris DiMauro at the Plaza MGM Springfield. Photo Credit: Chris Marion Photography

Born in 1972 in Springfield Massachusetts Chris DiMauro is a lifelong resident of the Pioneer Valley.  Chris has worked with many international stars such as Bridget Moynahan, Eric B and Rakim, Shaba Ranks, and 38 Special.  He founded Springfield’s first digital 24 track recording studio Ridgewood Recording in the mid 90s while trading his time between Springfield and New York City.  He cowrote and coproduced award-winning jingles.  During that time Chris also founded the nonprofit M.U.S.I.C. Coalition.  A group dedicated to promoting the original music and art of Springfield.

In the late 90s Chris opened Springfield’s first artisan cooperative by converting a 20,000 ft.² of old a downtown Mill building into 25 individual artist rehearsal spaces open 24 hours.  During which Chris founded the Life at Harmony café.  Springfield ‘s first licensed all night cabaret, performance hall, and coffee bar where many national acts cut their teeth.  By the millennial he had had enough of nightlife, show business, and entertainment altogether and left for a “regular life”.

Chris enjoyed over two decades of professional success working in the material handling and forklift industry working with Clark and Komatsu.  Later, he worked as a commercial real estate broker with Springfield ‘s largest firm NAI Plotkin. In 2014 Chris began to work in the legal Cannabis industry emerging in Massachusetts, where he was the Dean of Horticulture at the Northeast Institute of Cannabis and consultant to many legacy b brands.

Chris founded the Art in the Game Podcast and AITG Media in 2018 providing Podcast and content creation services. AITG Media also facilitates broadcast and film production support throughout southern New England. Specializing in casting, makeup, locations and set design.

Chris lives with his wife of over 20 years and 11-year-old daughter in Western Massachusetts.  He enjoys skiing, eating pizza with his wife on their YouTube channel
“Pizza Fanatics”, and travel.  He currently works as a creative director for both internet and broadcast media and the cannabis industry.  He enjoys working with groups in the Cannabis Industry assisting them overcoming challenges in horticultor, genetics, postproduction practices, education. Chris also loves working with groups with content creation for social media marketing.