Jarrad Treger (ZA)

Speaker (Jet Black)

Jarrad is the founder of JET BLACK, a creative music agency built to showcase local and international talent across Southern Africa. Jarrad is a well-known and well-liked integral member of the South African Music Scene.

Jarrad has worked through many facets of the music industry, from radio to clubs, to managing some of Africa’s most prolific electronic artists. He soon realised that he needed to centralise all aspects of their management, including bookings, A&R, PR, Publishing and plugging, consolidating their administration and working on their brand development.

Jarrad is manager to a number of top tier and developing electronic acts from South Africa, he also works A&R for labels such as Get Physical, Platoon and part owner of both Bantwanas and Kunye Records.

Jarrad has shared platforms with some of the most respected individuals in electronic music at conferences such as ADE (Amsterdam Dance Event), Nando's BridgeFire and Shimza’s OMS, he has given guest lectures at colleges such as SAE and Bridges for Music and continues to contribute and collaborate to build the South African scene.

Bringing us full circle to JetBlack, the first and only full service platform for boutique electronic acts in Africa (and now beyond).

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