Richard Jankovich (born August 7, 1972) is an American entrepreneur, musician and author in Los Angeles. He currently runs music promotion company Shoplifter and brand consultancy B(R)ANDS Music Branding Group. His musical acts include Burnside Project, Big Mother Gig, Pocket (musician) and Mon Draggor. In 2013, his first book "Hit Brands: How Music Builds Value For The World's Smartest Brands" was released on Palgrave Macmillan. He has lectured at University of Southern California and spoken at South by Southwest.