The Media Clips Podcast looks at the entertainment industry from all angles. In this episode, Host and GHJ Profit Participation Services Practice Leader Ilan Haimoff focuses on profit participations, why they are important and what red flags to keep in mind. He is joined by Fifth Season VP of Finance Britt Draska and GHJ Profit Participation Services Senior Manager Helen Leu.
Britt currently serves as VP of Finance of the newly rebranded Fifth Season, formerly known as Endeavor Content. Prior to Fifth Season she held positions at Amblin Partners, Red Granite Pictures, East West Bank’s Entertainment Banking Group, Myriad Pictures and Lakeshore Entertainment.
Helen specializes in profit participation audits of the production and distribution of motion pictures on behalf of creative talent, producers and investors. Prior to joining GHJ in 2016, she oversaw profit participations on the studio side at New Line Cinema and The Weinstein Company.
Ilan Haimoff, CPA, CIA, CFE, CFF, is the Entertainment Practice Leader at GHJ. His specialty includes profit participation and forensic accounting on behalf of talent, investors and co-producers at both the major and mini studios. Ilan has over 30 years of accounting experience in public accounting…Learn More
Helen Leu, CPA, has more than 30 years of experience, mostly in the entertainment and media industry, with both private and public companies. Her specialty includes profit participation audits of the production and distribution of motion pictures on behalf of creative talent, producers and…Learn More
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