Howard LipsonHarriet Lipson

Howard Lipson, Owner/Principal of Lipson & Co., is highly regarded as one of the industry’s most intuitive and disciplined executive recruiters. Howard obtained his M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Organization Theory at Northwestern University. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Honors Psychology from Brandeis University.

After receiving his doctorate, Howard returned to Montreal and joined Astral Media, Canada’s largest, fully integrated entertainment company. He reported directly to the Chairman/CEO and oversaw co-productions with the US, Canada,the United Kingdom, France and Israel.

Howard became Vice President, Development, at Montreal-based RSL Films (now Alliance Atlantis Communications). He produced the feature film "Paradise", shot in Israel and starring Phoebe Cates.

In 1982, Howard moved to Los Angeles where he worked in executive search..

In 1985, he established his executive search firm, Lipson & Co., based in Los Angeles, California.

Howard has served on the Board of Directors of Starlight Children's Foundation, a non-profit wish granting organizatio. He is a member of BAFTA-LA