Rich Schaefer Joins Mick Management As Partner
December 17, 2014 at 1:37 PM (PT)
RICH SCHAEFER has joined MICK MANAGEMENT as partner, along with CEO MICHAEL McDONALD and partners JONATHAN ESHAK and RICH COHEN. The firm, founded in 2001 by McDONALD, recently expanded to include a WEST COAST office, overseen by managers CHAD TAYLOR and FAMUEL ROTHSTEIN.
SCHAEFER comes to MICK after six years at THE ARTISTS ORGANIZATION, serving the last two years as President.
Said SCHAEFER: “I’m extremely grateful for the experiences and relationships I developed during my time at TAO. I look forward to joining the MICK team and working closely with such a talented group of people and incredible artists.”
As a partner at MICK MANAGEMENT, SCHAEFER will continue to work collaboratively with and oversee touring for SOUNDGARDEN, FRANK OCEAN, CHROMEO, ANIMAL COLLECTIVE and PANDA BEAR.
“RICH is the perfect addition to our team,” said McDONALD. “His approach to artist management fits seamlessly into our philosophy and we see him as an integral part of our future. We could not be happier to have him aboard.”
MICK MANAGEMENT represents RAY LaMONTAGNE, PASSION PIT, CHILDISH GAMBINO, LORD HURON, WALK THE MOON, BRETT DENNEN, DEER TICK, WHITE DENIM, HAMILTON LEITHAUSER, THEWALKMEN, KAT EDMONSON, REAL ESTATE, SHARON VAN ETTEN, ST. LUCIA, TOKYO POLICE CLUB, ASGEIR, CHIEF SCOUT and LEON BRIDGES.