3:21pm PT by Bryn Elise Sandberg
HRTS Reveals New Officer Lineup, Names FX's Eric Schrier as President
The Hollywood Radio and Television Society (HRTS) has lined up a new group of officers to serve through 2017.
FX’s president of original programming, Eric Schrier, has been named president; WME partner and agent Marc Korman will take on the role of vice president; CBS’ executive vp drama series development, Christina Davis, will serve as secretary; and City National Bank’s senior vp and team leader of the company’s entertainment division, David Acosta, has been appointed treasurer.
“HRTS is fortunate to have Eric, Marc, Christina and David offer their talent, time and expertise to ensure the ongoing success of HRTS and its mission,” said HRTS executive director Dave Ferrara. “I look forward to working with each of them to create opportunities and platforms for insightful conversations and important dialogues that address major industry topics for the betterment of the entertainment business.”
“It’s an honor and privilege to serve as the next president of the Hollywood Radio and Television Society during such an exciting and pivotal time for our industry,” said Schrier. “I want to thank Bela for her tremendous work over the past two years, as well as the HRTS board and its members for making the society a vital forum for our community. I look forward to working closely with many friends and colleagues to advance the mission of this esteemed organization.”