Howdy, partner: UTA boosts seven

Adalian, Josef; Harris, Dana
March 2004
Daily Variety;3/23/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 62, p1
Trade Publication
The entertainment agency UTA is dramatically expanding its top tier, upping seven agents to partner. Promotions include television talent topper Martin Lesak, book department head Howard Sanders and production department chief Wayne Fitterman. Motion picture agents Blair Beicher, Andrew Cannava and Jason Eleyman along with TV agent Matt Rice also received partnerships. Move, which increases the number of UTA partners to 20, is designed to spread ownership of the agency among more top-level agents as the tenpercentery grows.


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