Irving Azoff holds the title of chairman and CEO of The Azoff Company and is the personal manager of the legendary Eagles, who he has managed since 1974, Jon Bon Jovi, Gwen Stefani, John Mayer, Van Halen, entertainer Chelsea Handler, and many others.
The Azoff Company, founded in 2018, is a privately held media and entertainment company dedicated to investing in positively disruptive businesses that put artists and fans first. The company is based in Los Angeles and has a portfolio that includes Full Stop Management, one of the world’s leading music management companies; Global Music Rights, a performance rights company transforming that space in favour of its songwriter clients; and Oak View Group, a company focused on the sports and entertainment venue industry.
Previously, he served as chairman and CEO of Ticketmaster Entertainment; executive chairman of Live Nation Entertainment; and CEO of Front Line Management, the world’s largest music management firm.
Irving was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2020.