Year: 2021

David Zedeck

Partner & Co-Head of Music,
UTA

David Zedeck is a Partner and the Co-Head of the Music department at leading global talent and entertainment company, UTA. In 2017, Zedeck joined UTA and was named a Partner and Special Advisor to the Board of Directors. A prominent music industry executive with a track-record of developing the careers of countless major artists, Zedeck helps oversee the company’s rapidly expanding worldwide music business. He currently represents leading artists including The Jonas Brothers, Yusuf/Cat Stevens, Pitbull, Toni Braxton, Jason Derulo, Bebe Rexha, Why Don’t We, and more.

In April 2018, Zedeck played an integral role in UTA’s aggressive move into the electronic music space with the acquisition of Circle Talent Agency, the world’s premier independent dance music agency. Through the acquisition, UTA secured representation of EDM heavyweights including Kaskade, Illenium, Excision, NIGHTMRE, and more.

Previously, he served as Live Nation Entertainment’s Executive Vice President and President of Global Talent and Artist Development since 2012. At Live Nation, he was responsible for overseeing the company’s global touring initiatives, focusing on acquiring talent on behalf of their global business units and working with the company’s officers on global development.

Earlier in his career, Zedeck worked at CAA where he represented artists including Justin Timberlake, Demi Lovato, Justin Bieber, One Direction, Selena Gomez, and Il Divo, among others.