Preach Management (formerly OTG Management) was founded by Jeremy ‘Jay’ Cohen in 2012. Headquartered in Los Angeles, Preach provides premier talent management, consulting, promotional & media services to a range of talent. With a continuously growing network of industry professionals in-place, Preach provides an array of services to advance the careers of their clientele. On behalf of their clients, Preach has closed numerous major record deals, major publishing deals, signed clients to top talent agencies, booked artists on major music festivals and domestic/international tours, secured major brand deals & more. Along with this their management services, Preach Academy provides 10-week educational programs for aspiring music business professionals, Preach Presents brings a range of entertainment projects to life and Preach Cares provides community programs and charitable outreach. In 2018, Jay Cohen and Australian-born, German-based Daniel Baldock co-founded Preach Media Group, a digital marketing agency specializing in profitable media distribution. Preach has headquarters in Hamburg, Germany and Los Angeles, CA.
Jeremy ‘Jay’ Cohen is Chicago-born, LA-based and Founder & CEO of Preach Management. In 2000, Jeremy became involved in the music industry through playing in local bands and becoming a recording engineer. In 2003, Jay founded Chicago-based recording studio, Back Alley Recording. After two years of recording voice-overs and artists of varying genres, he left the recording studio to head to college at Columbia College Chicago. In 2005, Jay embarked on a seven-month+ tour with Oakland, CA-based hard rock band, All Shall Perish. On tour, Jeremy handled the responsibilities of playing bass guitar, tracking band merchandise, confirming bookings, reporting record sales to Nuclear Blast Records and Nielsen SoundScan, and securing booking funds. In 2006-08, Jeremy worked in the marketing department of the global law firm DLA Piper. In 2009, Jeremy graduated from Columbia College Chicago with a Sports Management B.A. (music business minor).
Soon after, Jay founded OTG Management, a talent management and promotions firm, and relocated to Los Angeles. Since, Jay has closed major record deals, secured major publishing deals, signed artist to top talent agencies, secured top press hits and domestic/international tours, produced music videos (Jaden Smith, Rich the Kid, Sir the Baptist, Cody Johns) and much more for his clients. The culmination of his experience gives Jay a balanced background in producing, performing, marketing, and management. In 2019, OTG Management merged with German-based promotions firm Preach Media Group to create Preach Management. Jay currently runs the company from the Preach headquarters in Los Angeles and manages Sir the Baptist and Dylan Dunlap. Jay also runs the Preach Academy, Preach Consulting, Preach Presents, Preach Cares and is the co-founder of German-based Preach Media Group, a technology and promotions firm specializing in profitable media distribution.