Personal Managers Hall Of Fame

Celebrating Illustrious Careers in Entertainment, Music, Sports and Talent Management.

Jerry Weintraub ​(1937-2015)

2017 Inductee

NCOPM member Jerry Weintraub was a concert promoter, talent manager for John Denver, The Carpenters and The Moody Blues, plus a film/tTV producer who won three primetime Emmys.

Sid Bernstein (1918 – 2013)

2017 Inductee

NCOPM member Sid Bernstein was a music manager, producer and promoter who helped usher in pop music’s British Invasion by bringing The Beatles to the U. S. for history-making concerts.  

Lois Miller (1937 - 2014)

2017 Inductee

Past NCOPM National Secretary Lois Miller was instrumental in the career development of many young actors on Broadway, commercials and television, including actress Jamie-Lynn Sigler.

Richard Linke (1918 - 2016)

2017 Inductee

Past NCOPM Director Richard "Dick" Linke collaborated with producer Sheldon Leonard in 1960 to launch "The Andy Griffith Show" and became Andy Griffith's long-time personal manager.

Dolores Robinson

2017 Inductee

Dolores Robinson is a former actress who became a talent manager whose clients have included Pierce Brosnan, Michael Clarke Duncan, Howie Mandel, Martin Sheen, Wesley Snipes.

Eric Gardner 

2017 Inductee

Eric Gardner is a film/TV producer and personal manager whose diverse clients have included Richard Belzer, Timothy Leary, Todd Rundgren, Paul Shafer and Max Weinberg.

David Sonenberg

2017 Inductee

David Sonenberg has managed The Black Eyed Peas, The Fugees, John Legend, Meat Loaf and Jimmy lovine. He received an Academy Award for his film When We Were Kings about Muhammad Ali.

Rick Siegel

2017 Inductee

NCOPM member Rick Siegel has managed Rosa Blasi, Craig Ferguson, Leah Remini, and Nia Vardalos and has been an advocate challenging the California Talent Agencies Act in the courts. 

Eileen DeNobile (1957 – 2016)

2017 Inductee

NCOPM member Eileen DeNobile was a producer and talent manager who launched the careers of Christina Ricci, Keisha Knight Pulliam and many other Broadway, film and television artists. 

Elliot Roberts 

2017 Inductee

Elliot Roberts is a record executive and music manager best known for managing the careers of The Cars, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, Graham Nash, Steven Stills and Neil Young.

Arthur Shafman (1939-2014)

2017 Inductee

NCOPM member Arthur Shafman was a producer and manager whose clients included Tammy Grimes, Michael Feinstein, Mummenshanz, Sandra Reaves-Phillips and Shields and Yarnell.

Brian Avnet 

2017 Inductee

Brian Avnet guided the careers of David Foster, Josh Groban and Joshua Ledet, who he currently manages. He also the personal manager for Manhattan Transfer and Frankie Valli.

Personal Managers Hall Of Fame 2017 Inductees
Celebrating illustrious careers in personal management, induction into the Personal Managers Hall Of Fame is the highest honor bestowed upon a personal manager. Nominations are solicited nationwide from the personal management community and inductees are selected by the National Board of Officers of the National Conference of Personal Managers (NCOPM), the nation’s oldest trade association committed to the advancement of personal managers and their clients.