JDK Entertainment

MANAGE • TOUR • PRODUCTION • BOOK

 Owner JASON D. KIPP


When you are making your decision to work with a particular professional or company, one of the first things you consider is the expertise of that individual or company. You want to know that you are working with the absolute best! At JDK Entertainment, you will work directly with the owner himself; Jason Kipp. JDK has always been, and always will be, a privately run production and management firm. The reason for this is simple; "I believe in personal interaction with every client to make sure the job is done right" - Jason Kipp. Over the last 21 years, Jason has amassed an extensive resume in the entertainment, events, and marketing industries.

 


BIO: ARTIST MANAGER / TOUR MANAGER / AGENT / PRODUCER

Originally from Chicago, Artist Manager, Agent, Tour Manager, and Producer Jason Kipp began his entertainment & marketing career in 1992. He spent the next 21 years as a multi-award winning mobile disc jockey, musician, vocalist, actor, promoter, agent, event & tour manager, artist manager & development, producer, and marketing specialist. In 2001, he started his own entertainment management firm J.D. Kipp Entertainment; re-branding the name in 2012 to JDK Entertainment. As an entertainer, he performed over 1,500 shows. As an artist and tour manager, agent, event buyer & festival producer, he has worked with many international touring artists like the Gin Blossoms, Smash Mouth, Rick Springfield, Sugar Ray, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Tim McGraw, Louis Prima Jr, Thomas Nicolas Band, and many more. Since early 2009, Jason has stepped off stage and has focused his career solely on artist development, artist management, tour managing, booking, event buying, show production, and business marketing. In addition to his professional experience, he has a degree in Marketing from Wisconsin; and a dual bachelor’s degree in Event Management & Entertainment Marketing/Music Business from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. Over the last 21 years, Jason has amassed an extensive resume in the entertainment, events, and marketing industries.


 

EDUCATION - AT A GLANCE


Knowing that a person's education is a crucial addition to their experience and important to their professional reputation, Jason Kipp returned to college and added two degrees throughout his career.

Communications & Marketing

University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh

1996-1998

Associates Degree in Marketing

Northeast Wisconsin Technical College

Graduated in 2007

Bachelors of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies in Marketing & Event Management

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Dual Majors: Marketing & Event Management; Minor: Entertainment Management; Graduated in 2010


 

RESUME - AT A GLANCE


JDK Entertainment

Owner / Artist & Tour Manager / Talent       Buyer / Producer / Agent

December 2001 – present

Las Vegas, NV

GMR Marketing

National Touring Brand Ambassador

January 2010 – present

Las Vegas, NV (based)          

UD Factory, LLC

Artist Manager / Booking Agent / Tour Manager / Production

January 2010 – February 2012; 2014         

Las Vegas, NV

CDJ, Inc. / Fortune Talent 

Entertainer / Event Manager / Production          

April 1995 – October 2006 

Little Chute, WI

Aces Wild Rock Club

Business and Venue Manager / Talent Buyer

March 2004 – September 2005

Green Bay, WI

Service Corporation International

Corporate Sales Director - Wisconsin locations   

January 1998 – February 2000

Houston, TX


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