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Noah Preston

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VP of A&R, Def Jam Recordings

Noah Preston is a young executive who works toward empowering true creativity and seeks to protect the integrity of music culture. Noah began his career in music as an intern for Def Jams radio promotion department in 2009. Subsequently he became a scout at Sony Music in 2010, where he worked under the mentorship of A&R Maureen Kenny. In 2011, while an undergraduate at Loyola Marymount University, Noah was hired as an A&R Representative for Def Jam, working directly under No ID. Noahs first signing was Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Jhene Aiko. He also signed rapper Logic and singer August Alsina, and was the A&R for Teyana Taylors debut album. In 2012, Noah received his BA in Political Science from LMU and was later promoted to Vice President of A&R in 2014.

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