The founder of $5 trillion investing behemoth BlackRock helped launch Maroon 5
|04/18/2017||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
You can pretty much thank Larry Fink for Maroon 5.
In an interview with Bloomberg’s Erik Schatzker, BlackRock’s chairman and CEO touched briefly on his interest in music, as well as his interest in helping others jump start their careers.
Fink said that back in 2000 he met a man by the name of James Diener, then a senior executive at Columbia Records, who showed Fink a business plan for an independent record label.
“It reminded me of BlackRock — young, talented people who wanted to start their own thing,” he told Bloomberg.
“I was intrigued and enthusiastic enough about this read more >>>