“The reward for work well done is the opportunity to do more.” – Jonas Salk
Greg Sills, CFE, has over 10 years of entertainment accounting experience. He specializes in production and distribution audits of film and television companies on behalf of third-party participants and manages the audits at Sony, CBS and MGM.
Greg worked for Sills & Gentille before they merged with Green Hasson Janks in 2007.
Greg graduated from San Francisco State University, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. Subsequently, he completed several accounting and finance courses through Santa Monica College. Greg is a Certified Fraud Examiner and is a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners. He is also a member of the Beverly Hills Bar Association Entertainment Law Executive Committee.
I recently served as Program Chair for a panel presented by the Entertainment Law Executive Committee of the Beverly Hills Bar Association. The program, titled Backend Optics: Profit Participations Through Different Lenses, was moderated by Green Hasson Janks Principal Anita Wu and offered in-depth perspectives of a negotiator, auditor and litigator. With former experience at a major studio, Craig Wagner, Executive Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs at Paradigm Talent Agency, provided […]
We are all familiar with the letter ratings: G, PG, R & X; we have all seen the screen shot just before previews and opening credits at the movies stating “The following preview has been approved by…”; and we have all seen the warning screen that says we may go to jail for 5 years and pay a fine of $250,000 for reproducing or distributing the movie we are about to watch. None of this would be possible without the Motion Picture Association of America (“MPAA”); however, there is much more to […]