Join Diverse Representation at NBA All-Star weekend in Charlotte, North Carolina. We will be hosting a networking brunch with African-American sports agents, attorneys, managers, team executives and special guests. Brunch will be followed by a panel conversation on diversity and the sports industry. Panelists include: Marcus Banks (Associate Team Counsel, Los Angeles Clippers), Ese Ighedosa (Associate Counsel, Carolina Panthers) and Jaime Wright (Vice President and Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch). Invite only.
Join Diverse Representation at Sundance Film Festival 2019. We will be hosting a panel conversation about diversity and the entertainment industry from the perspective of African-American agents, attorneys, managers and publicists. Panelists include: Joy Ganes (Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs at BBC Studios and former Head of Production at OWN Studios), BJ Coleman (Publicist, Image Elevators), Ava Greenfield (Television Literary Agent, ICM Partners) and James Jolly (Talent Manager, Stride Management). Click here to RSVP.
On December 4, 2018, Diverse Representation held its kick-off event at Lionsgate in Los Angeles. The event featured a reception and panel conversation about diversity and the entertainment industry from the perspective of African-American agents, managers, attorneys and publicists. The panel featured: Dana Gills (Director of Development and Production, Lionsgate Motion Picture Group), Brandon Lawrence (Talent Agent, CAA), Andrew Coles (Talent Manager, The Mission Entertainment), Rebecca Beliard (Attorney, Akerman LLP) and Francis Perdue (Publicist, PS Media Talent).