We are excited to bring you another Zoom event with a groundbreaking Penn alum! Join Penn Club LA for a virtual lunchtime chat with UTA Ventures Head of Strategy Farhana Pargac (C’03), on Wednesday, July 29th at 1pm PT. Farhana will discuss her dealmaking career from banking and private equity to Hollywood’s top talent agencies; the business of celebrity brand-building on behalf of clients like Girls Trip producer Will Packer and actress Tia Mowry; and the role of celebrity entrepreneurship as we navigate our new reality.
Farhana will be interviewed by Penn Club LA’s Events Co-Chair Jackie Van Loan, who joined UTA Marketing as Farhana’s assistant in 2017.
This event is free and advance registration is required. Zoom login info will be sent to registered guests only. Registration will close on Tuesday, July 28 at 5 pm PT. Reserve your spot now!
Farhana Pargac joined UTA in 2017 and currently oversees incubation activities for UTA Ventures, building new businesses from ideation through launch and growth. Her work includes developing investment theses and business plans, devising and structuring partnerships, incubating and launching new companies, and driving growth initiatives across product, marketing, brand, and distribution strategies. She serves as Senior Advisor to the Board of Anser, a multicultural wellness brand incubated at UTA. Her clients and partners have included Post Malone, Chance the Rapper, Chris Pratt, Tia Mowry, Ruby Rose, Terry Crews, Ryan Seacrest, Will Packer, Brooke Shields, GM, Delta, and Lyft. Pargac previously spent nearly a decade at CAA working with clients and partners like Marvel, Bad Robot, Discovery, and Mattel after a career in investment banking and private equity at Lazard. Farhana holds a BA in economics from the University of Pennsylvania.
Start time: 13:00 PDT
End time: 15:00 PDT
Venue: Zoom - details sent upon registration confirmation