LOS ANGELES, CA (March 5, 2012) – Susan Sprung has been appointed Associate National Executive Director for the Producers Guild of America, it was announced today by National Executive Director of the Producers Guild, Vance Van Petten. Sprung’s hire is a direct result of the Guild’s consistent growth in membership and the extensive breadth of their programs.
Sprung previously served as Special Counsel at the law firm of O’Melveny and Myers in Los Angeles. Prior to that, she was an associate at Barrett Smith Shapiro Simon and Armstrong in New York. She specialized in general corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, large bank financings, private placements and public offerings. She also served as Corporate Counsel to Trizechahn Corporation during the completion of the Hollywood and Highland project. Sprung chaired the Board of Directors of the I Have a Dream Foundation-LA for 5 years and was a member of the Board of Trustees of University Synagogue. She graduated from the State University of New York at Albany, magna cum laude and from Boston University School of Law.