Agent Peter DeSantis Joins 33 & West As Head Of Talent And Music Crossover


Independent talent agency33 & West has expanded its leadership team with the addition of agent Peter DeSantis joining as Head of Talent and Music Crossover.

The announcement says the newly created position supports 33 & West’s rapid growth and roster of talent looking to crossover into different mediums to expand their brand, build new audiences, and increase their reach across multiple platforms. 

“The artists on our roster and who we seek to work with possess a unique harmony of talent and imagination, and who, with guidance and experience like Peter’s, can provide clients within our ecosystem the extraordinary opportunity to transcend boundaries and cross over into different mediums,” said 33 & West co-Founder JJ Cassiere. “Peter’s background aligns perfectly with our vision for growing the agency and he will be able to provide tremendous value to our current clients who are ready to expand beyond their roots.”

Previously at UTA, DeSantis served as a Music Crossover Agent working with and brokering film and TV deals for artists including Post Malone, Dominic Fike, Travis Bennett, Action Bronson, Alex Aiono, Princess Nokia, Jeremih, Russell Peters, Jesus Trejo, Gary Owen, and others.

“This is a very exciting time to be part of a thriving agency where there’s an opportunity for creative freedom and close-knit collaboration driven by an entrepreneurial spirit,” DeSantis stated. “I am thrilled and very grateful to embark on this new journey with JJ, Dan (Rozenblum), Matt (Pike) and everyone at 33 & West.”

Founded by Cassiere, Matt Pike and Dan Rozenblum, 33 & West’s client roster includes musical talent Santa Fe Klan, Dance Gavin Dance, Devo; comedians Eddie Griffin, Eric D’Alessandro and Masood Boomgaard; film directors Julie Pacino and SpiderOne, among others.