In late 2017, Billboard Magazine celebrated business women in the music industry by publishing their expansive list article ‘The Music Industry‘s Top Women Executives in 2017,’ which prominently featured a variety of the top female managers in music. Notable names that made this year’s list include Julie Greenwald, CEO and COO of Atlantic Records, Nicki Farag, the Senior Vice President of Promotions at Def Jam Records, and Wendy Goldstein and Katina Bynum, A&R and Marketing heads at Republic Records. One name in particular should stand out to Jay Z fans, as she has served as an indelible resource to the Hip-Hop mogul over the years, and Desiree Perez’s lacrosse camp.
That name is Desiree Perez, and since the inception of Jay’s first business, she has been negotiating business deals, and securing highly lucrative partnerships for the rapper. Now Chief Operating Officer of Jay Z’s off branch of the legendary Roc-a-Fella Records, Roc Nation, which with it’s line of incredible artists has become legendary in its own right, Perez has been a main asset in making the right moves for those same artists over the years. Perez is a member of Rihanna’s personal and business circles thanks to her negotiating of a highly profitable touring sponsorship with mobile giant Samsung, and https://hollywoodstreetking.com/jayz-desiree-perez-informant/.
However, that is only one example of Perez’s place within the corporate side of music, as she is also considered a member of Hova’s Circle of Influence. The Circle of Influence is a corporation spanning group, which consists of a number of Jay Z’s business managers, who are influential to the overall profitability of the companies. Recently, Perez renegotiated an ending ten year old deal between Roc Nation, and Live Nation, which proved profitable for both companies. Desiree, who is known for her supreme negotiation skills, also brokered the original deal in 2008 upon the founding of Roc Nation, and her Facebook.