WIA will be holding its annual Salon to celebrate the work of a veteran animator on June 18, 2005. This year the organization is celebrating the career of Margaret Loesch.
Loesch served five years at Hanna-Barbera, and six at Marvel Prods. She has worked at Fox Kids Network, Jim Henson Television Group, Crown Media United States, the U. S. cable channel Odyssey and launched the Hallmark Channel. She is currently the ceo of The Hatchery Llc., family entertainment company, which she launched in 2003. Additionally, she serves on the Board of Trustees of Sesame Workshop, producers of SESAME STREET.
The event will take place at The Smoke House, 4420 Lakeside Dr., Burbank (across from Warner Bros.) from 12:00 to 3:00 pm. The price is $20 per person. There is no host bar. Seating is limited so RSVP to (310) 535-3838 by June 16. Send check to: WIA/Loesch lunch, PO Box 251, Topanga, California 90290.
Please specify food preference, which includes a choice of chicken teriyaki, caesar salad w/blackened salmon or vegetarian plate.