Britney Spears’ boyfriend steps down as her agent

Updated: May 22, 2011, 15:00 PM IST

Washington: It has emerged that Britney Spears’ boyfriend Jason Trawick has decided to quit his job at the agency where he had represented her.

Although the couple is still very much in love, Trawick, 39, has made up his mind to leave William Morris Endeavor to oversee the arts and entertainment brand for a company called ‘Famos’.

“Since meeting Britney, his priorities have shifted and he would much rather be home at night with her and her boys,” People mag quoted a source close to Trawick as saying.

According to the source, his decision to quit the agency was not easy.

“It was the only company he worked for since arriving in L.A. He has been approached by different firms over the years, but nothing ever made him make the leap until now.

“With his new job, it sounds like he will be able to work from the road and that``s ideal when your girlfriend is about to start a worldwide tour,” the source added.

At his new position with Famos, Trawick will oversee the company``s arts and entertainment brand, f*star.

Trawick himself had called the move, “a very exciting opportunity for him professionally,” andhe also said that he is “humbled to be a part of such a visionary partnership.”