Eric Kuhn is Hollywood’s first social media agent, working at United Talent Agency. A leader in building bridges between technology and entertainment, he represents startups, advises Fortune 500 companies on innovation, and consults with some of biggest writers, directors, actors and producers on digital strategy. Prior to joining UTA, Eric was CNN’s first-ever Audience Interaction Producer, where he ran social media and focused on television-web integration. He also helped launch the NBA and CBS News on social media.
His work has been profiled in The Wall Street Journal, Forbes (named 30 under 30), Fast Company, Variety, Vanity Fair (named to the Next Establishment) and regularly contributes to Bloomberg TV. Eric speaks at numerous conferences including recently CES, SXSW Interactive, 140 Conference and Digital Hollywood. Eric is a graduate of Hamilton College, where he majored in Government and studied at the London School of Economics. He serves on the board of PlayWorks LA and on the Council for Earthjustice, the leading non-profit environmental law firm.