The Television Academy is pleased to welcome Toni Magon as our new Senior Director, Talent and Industry Relations.
Toni will be the key organizational contact to cultivate, steward and grow Television Academy and Television Academy Foundation relationships with a diverse representation of key talent and associated industry partners, both in front of and behind the camera, in all sectors of the television industry.
In her new role, she will facilitate engagement for talent at Academy events and initiatives including the 75th Emmy Awards, Creative Arts Emmy Awards, Television Academy Honors, College Television Awards, Media Educators Conference and Television Academy Foundation Golf Classic. In addition, Toni will support the Academy and Foundation's goal of increasing inclusion and representation across the industry.
Prior to joining the Television Academy, Toni worked as senior booker for Access Hollywood where she oversaw talent for in-studio appearances, junkets and premieres. She has previously served as a booker for JB Talent on numerous projects including The $100,000 Pyramid, Hollywood Game Night, USO tours and The Talk (for which she won a Daytime Emmy). Toni also spent nearly a decade as director of talent and specials at Comedy Central overseeing casting on the West Coast, transitioning to the network from Julie Ashton Casting where she helped cast Reno 911! and Arrested Development.
Please join us in welcoming Toni to our organization.