Scanlon appointed as managing director, Los Angeles

Jun 13, 2014

LOS ANGELES, CA (June 13, 2014) –Sean Scanlon has been appointed as managing director of DHR International’s Los Angeles office.

As managing director, Scanlon will lead the Southern California region in corporate target goals along with handling the office’s daily operations. He will also continue his role as global leader for the firm’s Media & Entertainment Practice group.

Scanlon has extensive experience working across all creative and business functions within a media organization. He has placed senior executives across all functional disciplines for companies that span the media and entertainment landscape.

Prior to joining DHR, Scanlon was a managing partner at Caldwell Partners where he led the firm’s Media and Entertainment Practice. Previously, he was a senior client partner in the Media & Entertainment Practice at Korn/Ferry International.

Scanlon holds a bachelor’s degree in history with a concentration in radio, television and film from Northwestern University.

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