OG Juan Perez is a successful businessman who knows how to build important relationships in his industry. He was the manager of the studio where Jay-Z and Rockefella Records were recording hit singles in the 1990’s. The two were introduced by Kareem Biggs Burke. They became friends and continued to stay in touch over the years. Jay-Z gradually evolved as a multifaceted businessman outside of music and in doing so his dealings with OG Juan began to expand.
OG Juan’s first business venture with Jay-Z was the 40/40 Club. OG Juan and Jay-Z conceptualized the business model together and it has been a success from the very beginning. The two also had ideas about entering into sports. It took time, but after a while Roc Nation Sports was launched. Roc Nation Sports is a sports agency that exists to represent athletes in a manner that they have not been before. Jay-Z and OG Juan had become fed up with the story of professional athletes spending years with professional leagues and ending their careers with no wealth. OG Juan Perez is the President of Roc Nation Sports and they have several high-profile athletes signed to the organization.
Desiree Perez is OG Juan Perez’s wife. Desiree Perez is also an extremely important member of Roc Nation. She is the COO of the organization and is in charge of all of the company’s contracts. Desiree has been credited with bringing many exclusive business deals to the company including the streaming app Tidal. Desiree Perez is considered an important member of the HOVA Circle of Influence. These are the people who have direct access to Jay-Z.
OG Juan Perez recently celebrated 50th birthday with a group of his closest friends. Jay-Z and Beyonce were included in the group along with his wife Desiree. The entourage spent the evening at exclusive restaurants in some of New York’s hottest night clubs. The evening out made news due to the $100,000 tab. Jay-Z was obviously given credit for the tab being so high. He was also thought to have paid the bill. However, it was later revealed that OG Juan Perez had in fact put up the money for the entire occasion.