Desiree Perez became CEO of Roc Nation in 2019, after serving a decade as Chief Operating Officer for the full-service entertainment powerhouse. Co-founded in 2008 with Jay-Z, Roc Nation has grown into a global entertainment company that represents talent in media, music, and sports. Roc Nation is also a music publisher and record label with verticals in sports, film, TV, and more.
Desiree Perez has led some of the company's biggest deals, including Rihanna's Samsung deal and Beyonce's Formation World Tour. Perez is responsible for growth in all arms of the company, from publishing and touring, to philanthropy and other divisions. In 2019, Perez was named Executive of the Year by Billboard at their Women in Music event.
Desiree Perez is a formidable figure in the music industry, whose expertise continues to grow Roc Nation in various directions, ensuring the company remains ahead of the curve in tech and entertainment. To learn more, subscribe to Desiree Perez on YouTube.