Mario Tirado is a Music Agent at leading entertainment and sports agency Creative Artists Agency (CAA). Tirado works in the New York office and represents a broad scope of musical talent, providing strategic counsel on concert tours and aspects of their overall career development. Tirado began his career in 1986 in the ICM mailroom. In 1987, he joined Agency for the Performing Arts until he exited his Senior Vice President post in 2001 to join Monterey Peninsula Artists. He joined CAA in 2004. Tirado attended Queens College and the Aaron Copland School of Music. He and his wife, Deanna, have four children, Tyler, Devin, Jordan and Riley.