Rich Paul is a world-famous sports agent that represents LeBron James. But now, he will also be representing one of the biggest names in esports. This comes after Kris “FaZe Swagg” Lamberson jointly signed a representation deal with United Talent Agency (UTA) and Klutch Sports Group.
“This is truly a defining milestone in my career, to be the first gamer to be represented by Klutch Sports Group, and to sign with UTA,” said FaZe Swagg. “My lifetime passion has always been at the intersection of sports, entertainment, and gaming, and I’m committed more than ever to bring the best content to my fans who have been with me since day one.”
Kris Lamberson is a world-famous gaming influencer that creates content for both Twitch and YouTube. Hew currently has over 2.1 million Twitch subscribers and famously was named the Streamer of the Year at the 2020 Esports Awards.
Meanwhile, UTA is one of the most well-known organizations in the world of talent representation. Some of the people represented by UTA include Johnny Depp, Harrison Ford, and Charlize Theron.