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Janese will book UTA artists for corporate events, "strengthen[ing] the bridge between our artists and corporate America", says CEO Jeremy Zimmer
By IQ on 02 Mar 2017
Greg Janese has joined United Talent Agency (UTA) as head of corporate and special events.
Based in UTA’s Nashville office, Janese is tasked with booking the agency’s roster for corporate events. He joins from Paradigm, where he spent 12 years as head of its corporate and special events division, representing artists including Black Eyed Peas, Jason Mraz, Barenaked Ladies and The Doobie Brothers.
He comments: “I’m honoured to take this role at UTA, and to have the opportunity to work alongside [CEO and co-founder] Jeremy Zimmer and so many other talented executives at a company that is truly raising the bar within the creative community.
“Artists today are looking to their representatives for visionary, forward-thinking and specialised services across many areas of their work. UTA is leading the way”
“Artists today are looking to their representatives for visionary, forward-thinking and specialised services across many areas of their work. UTA is leading the way, and that’s why I’m so excited to join this team and focus on the corporate event market.”
Zimmer adds: “Greg is a key executive who will help us continue to strengthen the bridge between our artists and corporate America. UTA is committed to fulfilling the promise of full-service representation and Greg will be a tremendous asset in that regard.”
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