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Archive for May, 2012

All’s Well That Ends Well

April 26, 2012. A day that will live in infamy. Hundreds of TV movers and shakers bravely entered the Beverly Hilton for the annual HRTS Unscripted Hitmakers luncheon, not realizing what lay ahead…

The HRTS/JHRTS Mentorship Program

As the great sages Lennon & McCartney once said: you get by with a little help from your friends. Hollywood is a relationship business so what you know and who you know are both very important. The HRTS/JHRTS Mentorship Program offers opportunities to learn while also making connections. I recently interviewed six Mentors and Mentees […]

JHRTS LA Recap: A Conversation with Sandra Stern

Sandra Stern, COO of Lionsgate Televison, joined JHRTS for a roundtable discussion on Thursday, April 19th. She shared extensively about her experiences working on the business affairs side of television, she discussed her career path leading up to her current position, and she spoke about the novel and changing business models Lionsgate utilizes in its […]

New HRTS Corporate Member: Endemol

HRTS Corporate Members have chosen to support HRTS at a company level. Corporate members are entitled to: Premiere level seat placement for all Newsmaker Lucheon Series Events, individual HRTS memberships for key executives, acknowledgement and visibility in HRTS and more… to find out how you can benefit as a Corporate Member email Please join us in […]

Welcome New Members Apr 2012

The HRTS membership continues to grow as the industry evolves in new and exciting directions. We take this opportunity to welcome the following new members to the ranks of HRTS. Should you have any questions about your benefits as a member, please email us at or call 818-789-1182.

What is the Hollywood Radio & Television Society?

Since 1947 the HRTS has been the entertainment industry's premier information and networking forum. HRTS events are the only place where leading executives from across the industry gather under one roof, multiple times a year to discuss issues relevant to the ongoing success of our business. HRTS Members and our industry partners represent the best and the brightest in town. Is your company ready to join the ranks of HRTS? There are many ways for individuals and companies to get more involved. To find out how, call (818) 789-1182 or email

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