Veteran Agent Betsy Berg Joins APA (Exclusive)

Courtesy of APA

She’s headed up the speakers departments at multiple agencies.

Agent Betsy Berg has joined APA as senior vp, speakers and lecturers, The Hollywood Reporter has exclusively learned.

Berg headed the speakers division at The Agency Group, and her clients include Arnold Schwarzenegger, Al Pacino, Quincy Jones, Joy Behar, Richard Branson and Harry Belafonte.

“Betsy is one of the most respected agents in the business,” APA president and CEO Jim Gosnell said in a statement. “She’s an incredible addition to our New York team, and I look forward to her helping us continue our agency’s growth and expansion.”

Prior to The Agency Group, Berg was the longtime head of William Morris Agency’s lectures department before leaving in 2009 to launch ICM’s new speakers division.