(Chicago – 19 April 2018) Liz Laine Reps, Inc is proud to welcome and reunite with Katie Ward Gerard as sales representative. Katie, based in Toronto, will be heading up sales in Canada as well as contributing to sales in the US.
Liz Shaw, founder of Chicago based Liz Laine Reps, hired and trained Katie nearly twenty
years ago. Since then, Katie has worked on the west coast as an independent and as head of sales for Radium VFX. She then made her way to New York, where she worked as an agent for Patricia Claire Co (now Free Agents).They are both very much looking forward to joining forces.
Katie says, “I am thrilled to be working with Liz again. We have a great amount of personal and professional respect for one another. Our extremely talented and creative roster will find synchronicity in our approach and knowledge base as will our clients at advertising agencies and brands direct.”
Shaw states, “We are so excited to have Katie back! She will be honing in on the Canadian market as well as cultivating new contacts in the US. Her great attitude along with her deep understanding of the production and animation world, will make her an excellent resource for all of our clients. It is like Liz Laine Reps is coming full circle. I’m glad to have part of the family back.”