News, Notes & Commentary on the world of HRTS

Archive for June, 2015

JHRTS-LA: The Year in Review

As we wrap up our JHRTS Presidency, we feel nothing but pride as we consider the feats that the 2014-2015 Executive Board of JHRTS have accomplished in a quick twelve months. Not only was the Board able to produce an exciting year of programming, but through their teamwork they formed meaningful relationships that will extend […]

HRTS Member Profile: Belisa Balaban

Belisa Balaban is Executive Vice President of Original Programming at Participant Media‚Äôs Pivot. I recently had a chance to interview Belisa to discuss talent, It Gets Better and the heart of the television business. Q: Can you tell us about your background and what made you want to work in entertainment? I grew up in […]

HRTS Member Profile: Marc Korman

Marc Korman is a Partner at William Morris Endeavor. I recently had a chance to interview Marc to discuss buyers, vertical integration and Chicago. Q: Can you tell us about your background and what made you want to work in Hollywood? I was a public defender in Chicago. I became disenchanted with the law and […]

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

HRTS Pages