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Desiree “Des” Perez Finds It Hard To Stay Out Of The Spotlight

Music, Music Entertainment
Desiree "Des" Perez is not one for the spotlight, as evidenced by the fact that most people have never heard of her. Not that she hasn't accomplished enough in the music entertainment industry over the past 20 years. A former nightclub and entertainment venue manager in New York City, Perez has been a big player in the music industry as the COO of Jay-Z's Roc Nation since 2009. Prior to that she ran his former business, SC Enterprises for a number of years. A native of New York City, Des was known in the 1990s as one of the city's best club managers. She formed many tight relationships with the industry's biggest players which would be beneficial for her in the future. She has been a close personal friend of rap mogul Jay-Z for nearly 20 years and when he needed someone to head his new ...