Arts & Entertainment Industry Forum: Jonathan Levine

Talent agent and Paradigm executive Jonathan Levine speaks with Billy O'Connell (09/19/2016).

About Jonathan Levine

Talent agent and Paradigm executive Jonathan Levine has been one of the top names in the music industry for the past twenty-five years. A winner of the Bobby Brooks Agent of the Year Award, Levine's passion for partnering with artists and helping them achieve goals has allowed him to work with household names including The Black Eyed Peas, Fergie, The Black Crows, Herbie Hancock, Joan Osborne, Mighty Mighty Bosstones, and Carney, among others.

A graduate of Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Jonathan was a leading agent with agency Monterey Peninsula Artists, which merged with Paradigm in 2005. With offices in Los Angeles, New York City, London, Monterey, Nashville, San Diego, Oakland, and Chicago, Paradigm provides representation with to clients across various areas of entertainment including television, music performances, motion picture, theatre, book publishing, digital, commercial/voiceover, content finance, media rights, brand partnerships, and more. Currently, Levine serves as co-head of the agency's music division in Nashville.

Prior to working with Monterey Peninsula Artists, Jonathan worked with The William Morris Agency in New York for eight years and spent two years with Artists and Audience Entertainment. He currently serves on the boards of the Unbroken Chain Foundation (created by Grateful Dead founding member Phil Lesh) and the Head Count Organization.