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James Masuda

Jaime Masuda


Business Management

Encino, CA

Jaime Masuda has over 20 years of experience in entertainment business management. He is a leader in his ability to nurture client relationships. This trait fosters his expertise in practice development from a staff and client perspective.

Jaime’s focus is Business Management, and he specializes in:

  • Budgeting and cash flow management
  • Risk management and insurance administration
  • Music Touring (domestic & international)
  • Estate planning in consultation with counsel and wealth management
  • Personnel management and development

Jaime has been recognized as one of the entertainment industry’s top business managers by Billboard.

Jaime joined David Weise & Associates (DWA) in 2005. He had a great base of knowledge and experience in entertainment business management emanating from his seven years at other large and mid-level sized entertainment business management firms where he held diversified positions in bookkeeping, tax and management. In 2018, he was instrumental in helping to establish DWA’s South Bay office in Torrance, California. He was named Partner in 2018. Jaime earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from California State University, Dominguez Hills.

Jaime participates as a volunteer counselor for potential living organ donors and supports various charitable organizations.