NEW YORK (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — One of the hardest working talent agents in the business, Wesley Goodman, has just joined the Red Entertainment Group,” says Carlos Keyes. Keyes, President of Red also says, ”I’m so happy with the addition of Wes Goodman. Wes is an incredibly dedicated and experienced agent. He adds a lot to the Red Entertainment team.”
With over a decade of agency experience behind him and extensive knowledge of the urban market. Goodman’s history includes stints at Abby Hoffer Enterprises, booking artists like McCoy Tyner and Richie Havens. Wes was also the responsible agent for the seminal ska band The Skatalites. From there he moved on to the Associated Booking Corporation for seven years, where he represented such stellar acts as, Bobby Blue Bland, BB King, The O Jays, Gerald Levert and The Whispers to name a few.
“I’m thrilled to be at Red, booking adult R&B, gospel, urban acts and plays. I’m more than excited at the prospect of working with Red’s legendary lineup of talents like Dionne Warwick, The Gap Band, Cameo, JT Taylor and Mint Condition,” said Goodman In addition Wes is the responsible agent for acclaimed playwright Shelly Garrett’s new comedy, “Beauty Shop-Under New Management,” and multi-talented actress/director Kim Fields (Facts of Life and Living Single) jazz spoken word show.
Goodman also said, “Red Entertainment is a great fit for me. We’re a hands on agency. At Red it’s the personal attention we give that attracts top rate talent and that’s what makes coming to work here at Red so exciting for me.”
Wes Goodman can be reached at Red Entertainment: 212-563-7575
16 Penn Plaza Suite 1750, New York, New York 10001
–by CelebrityAccess Staff Writers