Red Entertainment Agency
New York, NY
Red Entertainment Agency has been representing talent in the music industry for over 10 years. The New York-based firm has successfully developed numerous musical talents with an emphasis on providing personalized attention to talents at all points in their careers. Red Entertainment has also recently begun expansion into the television and film industries, bringing new opportunities to their existing talent and potential newcomers.
Red Entertainment Agency President Carlos Keyes entered the business as a Pyramid Entertainment Group agent's assistant in 1993. By 1995, he had worked his way up to full agent and was booking international events for major talents, including Chaka Khan, Men at Work, and Gladys Knight. He founded Red Entertainment Agency after spending several years further developing his skills as an agent.
The Northeast Territory Director for Red Entertainment, Robert Rowland, comes to the company with a strong music background. He entered the entertainment industry singing with local bands before taking on a job with an agent working with one of his bands. For years, he acted as an agent and talent buyer, joining Red Entertainment Agency in 2008 after 14 years with Talent Consultants International.
Rick Shoor rounds out the Red Entertainment Agency team as the West Coast Agent. He entered the industry with a bang after joining Frontier Booking International in 1980, helping to book Joan Jett & The Blackhearts shortly before the release of the multi-platinum 'I Love Rock & Roll'. He left the industry for a time, returning from a career as a New York City teacher to join Red Entertainment.