Koen Heldens, born and raised in the Netherlands, attended the Venray School of Music and started composing and producing dance music at the tender age of 12.
Solidifying his place in the industry as a rising talent, Koen reached number one on the European Top 40 charts for his co-production work, resulting in a Gold record award.
Parallel to his success as a music producer and engineer, Koen climbed the engineering ladder and became in-house engineer for the late legendary Paul “Tubbs” Williams and received training from chief engineer Dana Bailey; Prince’s former tour technician.
Not long after, Koen moved to the United States to become a freelance mixing engineer resulting in a friendship with legendary mixing engineer David Pensado.
Nowadays Koen runs hitmixing.com, an e-mixing and e-mastering platform serving the ever-expanding independent music community.
He is represented by Danny Carter and Denzil Foster of Pray & Floss Management, and is the in-house mixer for GRAMMY Nominated producer Dem Jointz' “U Made Us What We Are” brand.Koen’s extensive technical background and creative approach has led him to work with the who’s who of today's popular music and become a trusted face for top pro audio brands.