Ian Fintak Joins 33 & West: International Agent Brings Devo, Original Wailers, Sugarhill Gang

Ian Fintak
– Ian Fintak
33 & West

Los Angeles-based talent agency 33 & West has announced the hiring of veteran music agent Ian Fintak, who represents artists including Devo, The Original Wailers, Rickie Lee Jones, The Locust, The Sugarhill Gang With Grandmaster Melle Mel & Scorpio, Tribal Seeds and others.

“I couldn’t be more excited about joining 33 and West,” said Fintak, who has spent time at The Agency Group as well as ICM. “I think the company is a fantastic, competitive full-service talent agency with a strong foundation, and a ‘we, not me’ philosophy embedded at their core. Looking forward to rolling my sleeves up, getting to work and contributing to the team.” 
The announcement notes that Fintak, along with representing his own clients domestically and abroad, will also help take the existing 33 & West client roster overseas. 
“It’s exciting to see the development of the company in a short period of time,” 33 & West partner Matt Pike adds in a statement. “Ian adds the diversity that we strive for here at 33 & West.”
The agency launched in June of 2018 (while opening their new office in November 2018) with veteran agents Matt Pike, JJ Cassiere and Dan Rozenblum with clients including Dance Gavin Dance, DMX, Insane Clown Posse, Converge, and Dead Kennedys. 
“Ian’s expertise and experience adds a new dynamic to our company. We look forward to really pushing that element and continuity to make our agency the place for artists of all genres,” says 33 & West partner JJ Cassiere.