42West has hired Meredith O’Sullivan as head of its West Coast talent team.
Monday’s announcement was made by talent division co-heads Leslee Dart and Robert Garlock. O’Sullivan worked for the past seven years at BWR Public Relations with a client list that included Jessica Biel, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Vin Diesel, David Spade, Rosario Dawson, Ryan Reynolds, Ryan Seacrest and Jonathan Rhys Meyers.
O’Sullivan will be joined at 42West by Melissa Erickson, who was part of O’Sullivan’s team at BWR. She’ll be based at the Los Angeles office, leading a team that includes senior talent executive Heidi Slan, Chantelle Aspey, and Kevin McLaughlin.
O’Sullivan began her career in sports marketing at UCLA Athletics.
42West was founded less than three years ago. It’s run by partners Amanda Lundberg, Allan Mayer, Cynthia Swartz in addition to Dart and Garlock.