- 1. Career
Bryan William Lourd is an American talent agent. He is a partner, managing director and co-chairman of Creative Artists Agency (CAA) since October 1995.
Lourd has been partner, managing director and co-chairman of Creative Artists Agency (CAA) since October 1995. During the 2007–08 Writers Guild of America strike, he served as a mediator between Patric Verrone, the President of the Writers Guild of America, West and its legal counsel, David Young, and movie executive Peter Chernin and Bob Iger, the chairman and chief executive officer of The Walt Disney Company. In 2014, he was honored at a gala with many entertainers in New York City.
He has served on the board of directors of IAC, an online media company headed by Barry Diller, since 2005.