John Janick

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John Janick is an American record executive. He is the chairman and CEO of Interscope Geffen A&M Records.[1]

In 1996, while a student at the University of Florida, Janick founded the independent record company Fueled By Ramen. Among others, he signed Fall Out Boy, Panic! at the Disco, fun. and Paramore.[2]

Janick served as the co-president of Elektra Records from 2009 until 2012. He was named president and COO of Interscope Geffen A&M in 2012 and was appointed chairman and CEO after Jimmy Iovine exited in May, 2014.[3]

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  1. ^ Christman, Ed (May 28, 2014). "John Janick to Succeed Jimmy Iovine as Chairman, CEO of Interscope Geffen & A&M". Billboard. Retrieved 16 August 2015. 
  2. ^ Rysdail, Kai (February 22, 2017). "What Selena Gomez has to do with the 'La La Land' soundtrack". Marketplace. Retrieved 24 March 2017. 
  3. ^ Brown, August (October 30, 2014). "Interscope's post-Iovine era: CEO John Janick looks ahead". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 16 August 2015.