Roc Nation Sports, the sports-focused division of Shawn "Jay-Z" Carter's Roc Nation, has hired former New York Mets general manager and CAA agent Brodie Van Wagenen to serve as COO and head of strategy and business development.
Van Wagenen will report to Carter and Roc Nation Sports president Juan Perez. In his new role he will be responsible for Roc Nation Sports' long-term objectives and will support its player representation and partnerships business.
"Brodie's knowledge of the business is indisputable and unparalleled,'' said Carter in a statement. "Since we first worked with Brodie, we realized the shared commitment to athletes both on and off the field. He's always been extended family and now it's official."