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Archive for March, 2013

Brand New – The Cable Chiefs 2013, luncheon recap

In an era of transformation, how do you change with the times, how do you stay ahead of the curve? In an era of transformation, how do you offer consistency, how do you fulfill brand expectations? How do you balance an embrace of the future with respect for the past and growth in the present?

HRTS Member Profile: Scott Landsman

Scott Landsman is Vice President of Comedy Development at Sony Pictures Television. I recently had a chance to sit down with Scott to discuss Amazon, Mel Brooks and ZOMBIELAND.

HRTS Member Profile: Christina Wayne

Christina Wayne is President of Cineflix Studios. She is responsible for the company’s scripted programming, handling the division’s projects from inception through to broadcast. I recently had a chance to interview Christina to discuss writing, family and MAD MEN.

It’s Busy Season at HRTS

Okay. I admit I’ve been MIA from the last couple of HRTS blogs but I have an excuse. I’ve been really, really busy! Or I should say, HRTS has been really busy and with all the activity I chose to hold off until I had something important to say. At least in my mind it […]

JHRTS News & Updates: February 2013

This year feels like it’s flying by! Our February Mixer at The Wellesbourne in West L.A. was a hit! We had a great turnout from members and future-members alike. Conversations were fascinating and in addition to old friends getting together, a lot of nice new connections were made. Attendees ran the gamut of the television […]

Welcome New Members Feb 2013

We take this opportunity to welcome the following new members to 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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