ESM Productions, led by executive producer Scott Mirkin, announced April 18 a partnership with Roc Nation. Mirkin will serve as president of ESM Productions, while working with Roc Nation on many large-scale events, concerts and live-stream festivals.

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"We have been working with Roc Nation for many years and it has been a great experience from day one,” Mirkin said. “We look forward to growing with this new family and doing great things together.”

ESM Productions was founded in 1996 by Scott Mirkin and Jenny Woo and has been the production company behind some of the most historical events to occur in the United States. ESM has also been recognized as a leader in high-quality, live-music broadcast and streaming. Mirkin’s credits include The Largest Free Concert in America starring The RootsJay Z Live from Brooklyn, Made in America Festival, TidalXColdplay as well as several events with world leaders including President Barack Obama, The Dalai Lama and Pope Francis.

“Roc Nation and ESM have a long and successful history. ESM has been a production pioneer and we look forward to pushing the envelope of innovation on live events and new ways to bring the best experiences to audiences around the world,” said Jay Brown, Roc Nation president.