Almost from the moment they met him, several officials and players with Israel’s national baseball team said they saw manager Brad Ausmus headed for the major leagues.
Talent manager Joan Hyler makes slow, steady progress after a life-threatening accident.
Hollywood talent manager Joan Hyler’s critical condition has stabilized, three days after she was struck by a car on the Pacific Coast Highway and nearly lost her life.
Samuel Neaman, philanthropist and former department store chain retailing manager, died in Oceanside on Nov. 13. He was 89.
As president and chief operating officer of The Orange County Performing Arts Center (OCPAC), Jerry Mandel must perform the delicate art of balancing the need to present great performances with the imperative to raise the funds to do so.
"The kind of person you need today to run a not-for-profit business is not an artist," explains Mandel. "It's a manager who has a passion for the arts and is good at fundraising."
Mandel, who served as vice chancellor for university advancement at the University of California, Irvine, prior to joining The Center in 1997, must raise $28 million per year (including ticket sales) to finish in the black. Previously he served as vice president for University Relations and Development at California State University, Long Beach.