JAKE HIRSCH
ENTERTAINMENT GROUP

LIVE SHOWS

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OUR TEAM

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JAKE HIRSCH
OWNER

Jake Hirsch launched his first Entertainment Group in 2006 as one of the largest Mixed Martial Arts Management Agencies representing talent and promoting UFC after parties. Jake transitioned to comedy as the west coast agent for Yuk Yuk's Comedy Clubs.

Jake is a live event professional with 10-plus years of experience in touring, venue/artist management and live event ticketing. He’s previously held positions as the head of comedy for Ticketfly and Eventbrite, where he worked with some of the largest brands and promoters in the world. Jake has produced over 400 live shows and has produced comedy albums and specials featured on Amazon and Sirius XM . His exclusive client list included the world-famous Comedy Store, Just For Laughs, the Laugh Factory, Laugh Boston, The Stand in New York and the House of Comedy chain of clubs. He’s also worked on the music side with the legendary Rickshaw Theatre, Live Scene Entertainment, Calgary Folk Music Festival, Tooth Blackener, and the Latin Grammys.

In 2021, Jake was hired as Director of Comedy Partnerships for Tixr, located in Santa Monica, California.

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KYRA WILLIAMS
TALENT BOOKER

Kyra has been in the comedy and entertainment field for over 20 years and has been producing live comedy since 2005. Prior to Co-Founding Williams Hirsch Talent Management, she was the Vice President of Operations for Yuk Yuk’s Comedy Clubs and Funny Business Inc. for six years. 

Currently, she is the Executive Producer of the Canadian Comedy Awards and Co-Producer of the Icebreakers Comedy Festival. Previously she was the Executive Producer of the Yuk Yuk’s Comedy Podcast and the Co-Producer of the late-night weekly show, Comedy at 51, at the Second City. Kyra has been an actor, a publicist at Sony Pictures Releasing and is a Canadian Comedy Award winner and nominated sketch comedian.

JEREMY PODLOG
VIDEO PRODUCER

Jeremy has two decades of video production experience and has honed his storytelling skills by directing, filming and editing over 70 documentaries for international distribution. 

Enamoured by the eclectic world of comedy, Jeremy has captured engaging behind-the-scenes content with the likes of Josh Wolf, Big Jay Oakerson, Tony Hinchcliffe, Trent McClellan, Jeremiah Watkins, Doug Stanhope, Eddie Pepitone, Stavros Halkias, and many more.  He directed/produced the comedy special “Candy & Smiley” and numerous other comedy-oriented projects.

His work has appeared on such broadcast outlets as ESPN, Apple TV, Amazon Prime Video, Dish, DirectTV, Spectrum, Google Play, The Documentary Channel and CTV.

OUR GROUP OF COMPANIES

Jake Hirsch Entertainment Group Inc. operates in both the United States and Canada with a focus on Live Events, Hospitality and Comedy. Please visit and support our other groups of companies. 

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Need help booking a Comedian, Corporate Event, Live Show or Tour? Contact us today and see how we can turn your vision into an exceptional experience.

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CANADA & UNITED STATES