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Learn How CEO James Landry Has Taken His Entertainment Agency To The Next Level

James Landry is the CEO and co-founder of De Novo Agency ( DNA). DNA is a full-service entertainment agency that assists up-and-coming musicians and producers around the world without collecting royalties from its clients, this has made them the most artist-friendly agency in the industry. 

Apart from being the Founder of an innovative agency, James also had a Juris Doctor ( J.D.), focused on Business Law from Florida State University and a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Entrepreneurship, as well as a Bachelor of Arts( B.A) in Economics, from the University of New Hampshire.

Lastly, James is a college instructor at Florida State University.  Today, we discuss the secrets behind James’s success and how you can apply them to your life too. 

Standing Out 

How does one stand out in a market as saturated as the music industry? 

James was keen to shed more light on this and stated that the most factors contributing to uniqueness are authenticity and truthfulness. He further explains that the music industry has seen a rise in the number of con artists these past few years and that the scale at which information is hoarded is unprecedented. 

Information is hidden at the detriment of upcoming musicians, leading the con artists to profit off them. A good example of this is how attorneys charge hundreds of dollars for something that can easily be posted on Instagram for free in a sixty-second video.

James also stands out from the rest because of his willingness to work with all artists, not just those that can bring him profit through royalties.

Helping Others

De Novo Agency is a full-service entertainment agency that works on behalf of its clients to promote and represent their interests. Basically, they offer everything that a record label does without making artists give up 50% of their future income.

Due to his unique approach, they’ve been termed the most artist-friendly agency in the industry.

Achieving Success & Moving Forward

James plans to dominate his industry by expanding his knowledge of key areas and disciplines. Once he’s fully grasped the topics he set out to learn, he will apply them to his clients in hopes of success. 

Johnny Medina was once driven by a sport. Basketball was what he lived for, he dreamed of playing in the big league, but he had a career shortage as he tore his meniscus in his right knee. From fancy 360 dunks to not being able to play competitive at all. Johnny did not know what to do with his life. After working regular 9-5's for two years he then got into Sales & online marketing. In the First 3 months of online marketing he had his first 5 figure month. He's now a Pr & branding expert who helps entrepreneurs and business owners get known around their industry.

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