Rick Yorn and Ian Montone's LBI Entertainment Launches Sports Division
The managers' current roster includes Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Scarlett Johansson, Jack White and Justin Timberlake.
LBI Entertainment, an entertainment management and production company founded by Rick Yorn and Ian Montone, has formed a sports division, the company announced on Sept. 24.
LBI currently represents such filmmakers, actors and musicians as Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Scarlett Johansson, Jack White and Justin Timberlake.
Taking charge of LBI Sport will be Steve Kutner and Cobi Jones, whose clients include professional soccer players Frank Lampard (New York City FC), Patrick Bamford (Chelsea/Crystal Palace) and Philippe Senderos (Aston Villa and Switzerland).
Jones, a U.S. soccer star who is the most capped player in Men’s National Team history (he has appeared in 164 games between 1992 and 2004) is currently a broadcaster for Fox Sports, Time Warner Cable and Pac12 Network. Jones played 12 seasons for the L.A. Galaxy and is a member of the National Soccer Hall of Fame.