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UTA Promotes Eight Agents to Partner

UTA has promoted agents Marissa Devins, Nancy Gates, Peter Goldberg, Ramses IsHak, Rena Ronson, Leslie Schuster, Michael Sheresky and Brent Weinstein to partner.

“We are proud to recognize the outstanding contributions of Marissa, Nancy, Peter, Ramses, Rena, Leslie, Mike and Brent,” said managing directors David Kramer, Jay Sures and Jeremy Zimmer in a joint statement. “Each of them has played a major role in innovating our expertise across a diverse range of practice areas as well as providing the 100% client focus that drives our agency. We are proud to have them join the UTA partnership.”

Devins is an agent in the Television Literary department of UTA representing creators, showrunners and writers, while Gates is the co-head of the Television Talent Department. Goldberg is an agent at UTA-owned N.S. Bienstock, the market-leading broadcast news agency, where he represents broadcast journalists, hosts and other on-air talent in major U.S. markets and across national and international media.

Schuster is a television literary agent and head of the TV Director department. IsHak and Sheresky are agents in the Motion Picture Literary department. Ronson heads the UTA Independent Film Group, overseeing global film finance, film packaging and sales operations for UTA’s filmmaker, talent, producer and financier clients; and Weinstein is head of Digital Media.

Devins, Gates, Goldberg, IsHak, Ronson, Schuster, Sheresky and Weinstein join more than 30 other UTA partners working across the agency’s practice areas.

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