Seth Hallen to Replace Leon Silverman as HPA President
February 17, 2016
Hollywood Professional Association(HPA) president Leon Silverman announced that he will be stepping down as president of the organization that he helped found to make room for the next generation of leaders and a newly expanded board of directors. In his remarks at the opening session of the 2016 HPA Tech Retreat, Silverman also announced that the HPA board has elected Seth Hallen to succeed him. Hallen, SVP of global creative services at Sony DADC New Media Solutions, has been an HPA board member since 2007, working closely with Silverman and the board on a number of key initiatives. Silverman will continue to serve on the board of directors in the newly created role of past president.