LOS ANGELES--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Former Vice President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. and Dr. Jill Biden have selected Creative Artists Agency (CAA) to support and amplify their work in public policy post-White House. CAA provides an unmatched global ecosystem of resources and trusted relationships with the world’s leading decision-makers and influencers. The agency will represent the Bidens across all areas, helping to build upon their lifetime of work improving the lives of Americans and countless others around the world.
“The Bidens have long led with integrity, authenticity, and compassion. Their extraordinary commitment to lifting people up is not only a great inspiration to us personally but a tremendous foundation upon which they will build an unprecedented post-White House career.”
“Jill and I remain more dedicated than ever to addressing the critical issues of the day, and we see in CAA a shared passion and shared values that are at the core of our family and our goals,” said Biden. “We look forward to leveraging their expertise, across many fields, as part of our team.”
“As a company, and as individuals, we are deeply honored and excited to work with Vice President Biden and Dr. Biden to advance their vital efforts,” said CAA President Richard Lovett. “The Bidens have long led with integrity, authenticity, and compassion. Their extraordinary commitment to lifting people up is not only a great inspiration to us personally but a tremendous foundation upon which they will build an unprecedented post-White House career.”
For more than four decades, Vice President Biden has been a key architect of public policy on critical issues facing the nation. From authoring the landmark 1994 Crime Act and the Violence Against Women Act, to overseeing the implementation of the Recovery Act that helped bring the economy back from the brink of depression, to managing the United States’ foreign policy in Iraq, Ukraine, Central America and more, Biden has been one of America’s most respected and influential voices in national and world affairs.
Dr. Biden, an educator for more than 30 years, has been a national leader on the importance of community colleges, military families, and the rights and welfare of women and girls globally.
The Bidens continue to lead the initiative to end cancer they began during their final years in office. Additionally, they recently announced the creation of the Biden Foundation, as well as partnerships with the University of Delaware and the University of Pennsylvania.
Recognized as the world’s leading talent and sports agency, CAA identifies and creates opportunities for the people who shape culture and inspire the world, and helps build platforms that maximize their reach and impact. Its world-class expertise, experience, and global network across myriad fields have positioned CAA as the industry leader and groundbreaker for more than 40 years. Beyond entertainment and sports, CAA’s resources range from digital content, marketing services, and investment banking, to technology, event management, and philanthropy, among others.
For over 21 years, CAA has been a tireless advocate for improving conditions in local communities and around the globe, with an emphasis on education, veteran services, health, social issues, and the environment. The CAA Foundation, founded by the company’s managing partners in 1995, has been instrumental in many philanthropic successes, including working on national education reform initiatives with then U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan; long-term support of veterans and military families, through programs like Joining Forces; efforts for underserved youth with Save the Children; combating hunger with the U.N. World Food Programme; and an early role in former Vice President Al Gore’s environmental presentation that became the Oscar-nominated film “An Inconvenient Truth.”
ABOUT CREATIVE ARTISTS AGENCY (CAA)
Creative Artists Agency (CAA) represents many of the most successful professionals working in film, television, music, video games, theatre, books, and digital content, and provides a range of strategic marketing and consulting services to corporate and individual clients. CAA is also a leader in sports, representing more than 1,000 of the world’s top athletes in football, baseball, basketball, hockey, soccer, tennis, and golf, and works in the areas of broadcast rights, corporate marketing initiatives, licensing, and sports properties for sales and sponsorship opportunities. The firm has also been the innovator of the agency business. CAA was the first to build a sports business, create an investment bank, launch a venture fund, found technology start-up companies, establish a presence in China, and represent brand marketers, among other industry advances.