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producers and on-air hosts. Prior to that, Coelen was a news producer at Fox Entertainment News. A senior talent agent, Hallerman began her career as an attorney. She started working in entertainment for the late ICM agent Jon Sepler. Hallerman joined UTA in 1996, working for board member and talent department head Nick Stevens, and became a full agent in 1998. Hallerman’s clients include Owen Wilson and Vince Vaughn as well as Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen. Sheinwold joined UTA in 1992, starting in the mailroom. Her clients include Jack Black, Mike White, Jason Schwartzman, Jason Lee, Will Arnett, Amy Poehler, Miranda July and Liam Lynch. “These promotions not only recognize the excellence of Sharon, Lisa and Chris as agents, but also their valuable role in the future growth and success of UTA,” chairman Jim Berkus said.