Twitter Hires Former CAA Agent Omid Ashtari

Posted Nov 30, 2010

Twitter has hired Omid Ashtari, a former agent and business development executive at Creative Artists Agency (CAA). Ashtari is going to focus on making deals for Twitter with media companies and serve as a celebrity liaison. Ashtari’s current assignment is “Entertainment Business Development” and he ?will lead efforts to assist the entertainment industry, including actors, musicians, and athletes, to make sure they are getting the most out of their use of Twitter. Omid will be based in Los Angeles, CA, but the scope of the job is global.? You can follow Ashtari’s tweets at @oashtari. [AllThingsD]