Ava Jamshidi – Manager/Producer
Q: Who is Ava Jamshidi?
A: Ava is a manager and producer at Industry Entertainment. She is also the co-Executive Producer of the CW drama series, The Messengers.
Q: What has Ava done?
A: Ava began her career in representation in the mailroom at APA and spent nine years as a lit agent at APA and ICM prior to her current post at Industry. She is originally from Albuquerque, New Mexico and graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree in computer engineering.
Q: Where can I find Ava?
A: Follow Ava on Twitter!
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