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  1. PR Firm Fifteen Minutes Promotes Ryan Croy to Managing Partner

    2:29 pm PDT 06/10/2014
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    Agency founder Howard Bragman, who handled football player Michael Sam’s coming-out announcement, will remain the company’s chairman. READ MORE

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  2. Lava Bear Promotes Jennifer Semler to VP Production

    12:03 pm PDT 06/10/2014
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    The company behind David Michod's "The Rover" also ups Allison Warren to creative executive. READ MORE

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  3. Music Agent Jbeau Lewis Leaves CAA for UTA

    3:18 pm PDT 06/09/2014
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    The rep's clients at CAA included Katy Perry, Ariana Grande, Ludacris, Heart and Icona Pop. READ MORE

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  4. Paradigm Veteran Lucy Stille Joins APA (Exclusive)

    4:30 pm PDT 06/05/2014
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    The New York-based agent will lead APA’s literary efforts on the east coast. READ MORE

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  5. Rogers & Cowan Promotes Dennis Dembia to Senior VP

    3:36 pm PDT 06/05/2014
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    The publicist has been with the firm since 2004. READ MORE

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  6. Fox Exec Joins ABC Studios' Drama Development Team

    11:48 am PDT 06/05/2014
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    Caitlin Foito, who helped develop "The Following" and "Almost Human," will be vp drama development. READ MORE

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  7. Ora.tv Names Ogilvy Executive to Head Production, Brand Development

    11:47 am PDT 06/03/2014
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    The digital network from Carlos Slim and Larry King has tapped Jamie Schutz as executive vp production and branded entertainment. READ MORE

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  8. Zodiak Americas Inks First-Look Deal With 'Chopped' Creator

    6:00 am PDT 05/30/2014
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    Mike Gamson has been upped to CEO of Zodiak New York. READ MORE

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  9. Jonathan Gordon Joins Annapurna Pictures as President of Production

    12:38 pm PDT 05/27/2014
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    Having served as one of the producers of "American Hustle," he will now oversee development and production for Megan Ellison's company. READ MORE

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  10. CAA Adds Literary Agent David Larabell

    10:00 am PDT 05/21/2014
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    His clients have included best-selling authors Joe McGinnis, John U. Bacon, Nick Schuyler and Jeré Longman. READ MORE

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  11. Prodigy PR Launches Social Media and Internet Marketing Division

    11:12 am PDT 05/15/2014
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    The agency has tapped Ashley Fontaine, who cut her teeth as Ashton Kutcher’s digital strategist, to serve as executive vp/head of digital. READ MORE

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  12. APA Partner Barry K. McPherson Joins Agency’s Board of Directors (Exclusive)

    9:00 am PDT 05/12/2014
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    The New York talent head has been with APA for 22 years. READ MORE

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  13. Paradigm Agent Fred Hashagen Joins UTA

    12:48 pm PDT 05/02/2014
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    The New York City-based rep's clients include "Saturday Night Live" castmembers Kate McKinnon and John Milhiser. READ MORE

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  14. Sound Pros Joe Dzuban, Darren 'Sunny' Warkentin Board Todd-Soundelux

    11:37 am PDT 04/15/2014
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    Sound editor and mixer Dzuban's credits include 'The Conjuring' and upcoming 'Annabelle;' sound editor/designer Warkentin is working on 'November Man.' READ MORE

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  15. Gersh Adds Producer Robyn Nash as VP Unscripted TV Packaging (Exclusive)

    12:05 pm PDT 04/14/2014
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    The reality department also has promoted coordinator Laura McDonald to agent. READ MORE

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  16. Former DailyCandy GM Alison Moore to Lead NBCUniversal's TV Everywhere Initiative

    7:54 am PDT 04/09/2014
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    The executive is one of the few staffers from the recently shuttered site who was able to stay at the Comcast-owned company. READ MORE

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  17. CAA Promotes Eight to Agent or Executive

    9:00 am PDT 04/07/2014
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    The elevations include three to the exec ranks. READ MORE

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  18. Oxygen Development VP David Gross Joins CAA as TV Agent (Exclusive)

    4:03 pm PDT 03/28/2014
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    At Oxygen Media, Gross developed reality series such as "My Shopping Addiction," "Tanisha Gets Married" and "Find Me My Man." READ MORE

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  19. Katie Nelson Thomson Joins 'Last Week Tonight With John Oliver'

    10:13 am PDT 03/25/2014
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    She will be the senior talent producer on the weekly HBO series after a stint on CNN's "Piers Morgan Tonight." READ MORE

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  20. Literary Agent Alexandra Machinist Joins ICM Partners

    2:38 pm PDT 03/17/2014
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    The New York-based agent, who represents best-selling authors including Kevin Kwan and Koethi Zan, is coming from Janklow & Nesbit. READ MORE

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  21. UTA Taps Former Summit Exec Alex Fragen for Global Distribution Post

    11:30 am PST 03/06/2014
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    Fragen will help clients identify a diverse array of platforms for their projects in his newly created role. READ MORE

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