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Verve Elevates Five Agents To Leadership Roles Across Several Teams – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Verve has made a number of key promotions this week throughout the movement image and tv literary groups with Partners Felicia Prinz and Chris Noriega being upped to Co-Heads overseeing the Television Literary Team, Parker Davis and Liz Parker will assume the Co-Head mantle of the Motion Picture Literary Team, and Tyler Reynolds has been promoted to go the Television Director Team. Reynolds will report back to Prinz and Noriega. In these newly created positions, Prinz, Noriega, Davis, Parker, and Reynolds might be liable for the day-to-day administration of their respective groups whereas working alongside the Partnership to streamline choice making, communication and to supply strategic assist.

“As Verve continues to scale, we realize that empowering our valuable colleagues is the best way to maintain our unique work culture while providing the best creative representation in the business,” mentioned the Partnership. “Felicia, Chris, Parker, Liz, and Tyler are highly respected by their colleagues, industry peers, and clients; our entire community will benefit as they continue to help push our business forward every day.”

Prinz joined the company in 2013 to assist assist and build out the company’s rising tv literary business, efficiently rising the workforce, shepherding various purchasers into profitable overalls, and establishing a roster of showrunners and creators. She was acknowledged as a Hollywood Reporter Next Gen honoree in 2017 and promoted to Partner in 2020. Prinz works with Stephany Folsom, Allison Schroeder, April Blair, Milo Ventimiglia and DiVide Pictures, Sarah Watson, Micah Schraft, Ben Queen, Katie Wech, Kim Harrison, Olatunde Osunsanmi, Adele Lim, Johnny Norris and Arika Mittman.

Noriega, who labored in finance earlier than pivoting to leisure, joined Verve in 2011 and was promoted to agent within the TV Lit workforce in 2014. In 2017, Noriega was final year was promoted to Partner, marking the primary assistant to associate leap on the company. Noriega works with Academy Award-winning director Peter Ramsey, Shion Takeuchi, Shauna McGarry, Zeb Wells, Shannon Tindle, Tom Bernardo, Dan Bulla, Sono Patel and Michael Johnathan Smith.

Davis was worker quantity 5 when he joined the company in 2011 and was promoted to agent within the Motion Picture Literary workforce in 2012. Davis has had extra consumer scripts featured on The Black List than another agent prior to now 5 years. Davis works with Emily Carmichael, James Morosini, Richard Wong, Sarah Streicher, Evan Daugherty, Arkasha Stevenson and Sarah Rothschild.

Parker, who joined the company in 2018, shifting from New York to LA to begin Verve’s publishing division, has since grown the workforce and expanded the group to incorporate Media Rights and Audio, with the group set to launch 25 books this year. Parker has additionally been on the frontier of discovering and transitioning expertise on Reddit’s /NoSleep web page and has printed two of her personal novels. Parker works with Sarah Edmondson, Academy Award-winning actor Troy Kotsur, Chrysta Bilton, The Query BrothersSuzanne RindellGaby Dunn and Mikki Daughtry.

Reynolds joined Verve in 2021 as a part of Verve’s acquisition of New Deal Mfg. Co. the place he had been for seven years, working with founder Paul Alan Smith as they constructed some of the profitable tv director companies on the town, a business he has continued to service and develop throughout his time at Verve. Reynolds works with Niels Arden Oplev, Allen Coulter, Tawfik Abu Wael, Oded Ruskin, Adam Arkin, Milena Govich, Leslie Libman, Sheelin Choksey, Reza Tabrizi, Carl Weathers, John Casavetes Award winner Jim McKay and Jared Christopher.

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