WME Promotes Endeavor Exec Dan Limerick to COO

Dan Limerick
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Limerick was most recently head of business affairs for Endeavor Client Group, overseeing client deal-making.

WME has promoted Dan Limerick to chief operating officer for the Hollywood talent agency.

Limerick adds that new role to his current duties as head of business affairs for Endeavor Client Group, overseeing business strategy for client deals, and helping manage guild relationships for the agency.

“During my time at WME, I have been continually inspired by the passion and creativity of my colleagues. I look forward to my continued collaboration with them, and am beyond excited to partner with Lloyd and Ari as we navigate this time of unprecedented change and opportunity in our business," Limerick said in a statement.

In his enlarged role with WME, a subsidiary of Endeavor, Limerick will report to Lloyd Braun, president of Endeavor Client Group and WME chairman, and also work closely with WME president Ari Greenburg, overseeing all areas of the agency, business priorities and strategic initiatives.

The agency in the last six months has signed star talent like Elton John, Eva Longoria, Shakira, Tessa Thompson, Sarah Cooper, and Opal Tometi.

Limerick joined WME in 2016 as head of television business affairs. Before that, he was executive vp and head of business affairs for Warner Bros. Television, where he began in 2002.