WME Names 18 New Partners
The promotions are in the film, television, music, non-scripted television, endorsement and books departments.
WME has given 18 of its agents something to celebrate over the holidays: partnerships, The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard have exclusively learned.
The promotions, announced internally on Monday, are as follows:
Talent: Hanley Baxter, Brian DePersia (focusing on television), Scott Henderson (focusing on television), Duncan Millership, Meredith Wechter
Motion picture literary: Kimberly Bialek, Anna DeRoy (books-to-film & TV), Simon Faber, Roger Green
Non-scripted television: Josh Bider, Amanda Kagan, Justin Ongert
Books: Claudia Ballard
Music: Brian Cohen, Brian Edelman, Dave Tamaroff
Endorsements: Strand Conover, Shari Lewin
Ballard, Bider and Conover are based in New York, as is Lewin, who also frequently works out of the agency’s Nashville office as she specializes on brand partnerships for WME’s country music roster. The rest of the new partners are based in Beverly Hills.