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Archive for December, 2014

Fall Programmer’s Summit 2014 – HRTS Luncheon Recap

If you don’t know where you’re going, any road will get you there and so on November 20th, some of the brightest minds in the business came together at the Beverly Hilton to figure out where we’re all going and how we’re going to get there. Andy Greenwald, staff writer at Grantland, moderated the annual […]

I LOVE this time of year…

Ahhh…December in Los Angeles. I really do love this time of year. Although the traditional television season is perceived as September through May… December still feels like something’s coming to an end and something new and exciting is on the horizon. Of course some of that might be the fact that our industry basically shuts […]

HRTS Member Profile: Jason Haikara

Jason Haikara is Senior Vice President of MediaLink. I recently had a chance to interview Jason to discuss transmedia, convergence, and the importance of branding.

JHRTS-LA News & Updates: December 2014

Digital Scripted Entertainment Panel JHRTS hosted a Digital Scripted Entertainment Panel at UTA on Monday, October 27th 2014. The panel was moderated by UTA’s Ali Barash with Mike Farah  (Funny or Die), Benny Fine (The Fine Bros), and Brent Weinstein (UTA). The riveting panel focused on the creation of scripted digital content and the opportunities […]

Welcome New Members: December 2014

We would like to 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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