Exec in charge of day-to-day operations
The Visual Effects Society has signed exec director Eric Roth to a three-year contract.Roth, who joined the professional honorary society a little more than a year ago, is responsible for running day-to-day operations, including strategic planning, fund-raising, membership outreach and communications. Carl Rosendahl, chairman of the society’s board, said the org has seen “tremendous growth” under Roth’s leadership. Roth is the former exec director of the L.A. Works volunteer action center and former chief of staff at Los Angeles City Hall. He also directed the government affairs department for the Southern California Assn. of Governments.