Vanessa started her career in music as Product Manager for record company EMI Music Netherlands. After crossing paths with her on several occasions over the years, Universal Music hired her as a TV & Press Promotor. In this position she coordinated PR activities for numerous dance artists such as Afrojack, David Guetta and Dutch artists such as Anouk and Dotan.
In her role as Artist Manager at Montana ECI, she is responsible for strategically managing and developing the careers of DJ/Producer D-wayne and Apster. Through her ever-growing network within the music industry, among other things Vanessa was responsible for national and international musical collaborations such as remixes for Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez, Sheppard and Dutch A-artist Guus Meeuwis.