Merging music and technology for the next generation
Toyz Electronics, LLC, a Carnegie Mellon University startup, is a technology solutions company focused on democratizing next-generation technologies to the urban and multicultural markets domestically, emerging markets globally, and global audiences with an affinity for urban culture. We provide connected hardware capable of integrating Artificial Intelligence and produce developer conferences to maximize capabilities of the hardware and next generation platforms such as VR and open-source tool kits. Our conferences, which range in scope from auto to home, lifestyle, and health industries, focus on innovation and inclusion of developers from our target demographics to provide efficient and effective solutions that maximize the diversity of technology adopters.
Quincy Taylor started working within the music industry in promotions in 2001 with Landspeed Records based out of Boston MA. In 2003 Quincy became the promotions manager for “Big Proof of the Multiplatinum Group D12 “ and Shady Records.
In 2010 Quincy Taylor created the Big Heff Industry Tour, it’s a quarterly artist awareness tour that helps break new singles and artist. This allowed him to develop new markets for his clients with extensive retail promotion, tastemaker events, radio interviews, and concert performances that has allowed Quincy to have nonstop continuous growth for all of this businesses and clients. In 2011 Quincy was appointed as the Vice President of “Nerve DJs”, a midwest based DJ group specializing in radio, club, online promotions, and building relationships between artists, music, and DJs.
In 2014 Quincy “Big Heff ” Taylor joined the team with Def Jam Records as the Ohio Valley Region Rep. working on projects in the Midwest Region. In 2015 he created the Big Heff Radio Show which is now syndicated on 9 different stations and he created a partnership for the Midwest Connext TV Show a video countdown music program which highlights Midwest music.
“The Toyz Electronics partnership allows me to be on the forefront of creativity. Expression thru technology can inspire the next generation of musicians”
Quincy Big Heff Taylor