William Morris Agency Promotes Ferriter, Rosen

Feb 22, 2006  •  Post A Comment

The William Morris Agency has promoted John Ferriter to worldwide head of nonscripted television and Jon Rosen to head of East Coast television. The announcement was made Wednesday by WMA President Dave Wirtschafter.

Mr. Ferriter, who has worked at WMA for 14 years, is involved in the representation of such clients as Larry King, Ryan Seacrest, Jeff Foxworthy, Leeza Gibbons and Nancy O’Dell, among others. Before his promotion Mr. Ferriter was senior VP of television, cable syndication network reality department, and head of network alternative television.

Mr. Rosen, who is based in WMA’s New York office, was promoted to agent in 1997 after starting in the agency’s mailroom. His clients include Rachael Ray, Courteney Cox-Arquette, Spike Lee, Bobby Flay, Donny Deutsch and Giada De Laurentiis.

Before his promotion Mr. Rosen was a senior VP and headed the agency’s cable and syndication television department on the East Coast.