APA partners and co-heads of worldwide music Steve Martin and Bruce Solar have jointly announced the hire of veteran music agents Chyna Chuan-Farrell and Akiko Rogers. Both Chuan-Farrell and Rogers have been named senior vps in APA’s concert division.
“We’re thrilled to have Chyna and Akiko come aboard our global team,” commented Martin and Solar in a joint statement. “Their collective experience and knowledge will be a tremendous asset to all of us here at APA.”
Chuan-Farrell began her career as an assistant at ICM before her promotion to agent in the corporate/private events division. She spent a cumulative 22 years at the agency where she specialized in tailoring deals for numerous adult contemporary, urban, comedy and speaker clients including Jay Leno, Boyz II Men, Migos, Jerry Seinfeld, Howie Mandel and Shonda Rhimes.