Allen Management is an international talent management firm based in New York City. Started in 1963, the firm has represented Grammy Award winning artists and songwriters, #1 Billboard charting acts and some of musics most recognizable names. Specializing in personal management the company has expanded its business to include consulting for major labels, publishing companies and independent artists.
Current CEO, Jon Allen, got started in the industry working as a senior booking agent for WLA Talent. The roster included legendary artists Chaka Khan, Patti Labelle, The O’Jays, The Original Wailers and contemporary artists Big Boi, Sammy Adams and Yellowman. Leaving the agency in 2013, the focus has been to build the management roster with talented artists, songwriters and producers from all over the world.
Jon is on the advisory board at the Academy of Music and Business (AMB) and consults for Def Jam Records, contributing to the A&R of remix packages for their roster of artists including Justin Bieber, Rihanna, Alessia Cara and Iggy Azalea.