Jeremy Apody has joined Buchwald as the new West Coast Head of Emerging Talent Commercial & Branding.

Apody spent the previous 14 years at Abrams Artists Agency where he built and headed a highly successful youth commercial department, having taken over that division in 2007. Some of his best known ad campaign bookings include Geico’s “Peter Pan”, Progressive’s “Young Flo,” Toyota Highlander’s “Nathan James” and Verizon’s “Fios Football Girl”.

Apody has helped develop and groom some of the biggest, up and coming youth actors in the business. Joining him at Buchwald are many of his commercial clientele including Ella Anderson (Henry Danger, The Glass Castle), Thomas Barbusca (The Mick), Nicolas Bechtel (Stuck In The Middle), Lulu Wilson (Annabelle: Creation), Daniel DiMaggio (American Housewife), Trinitee Stokes (K.C. Undercover), Chloe Coleman (Big Little Lies), Caitlin Carmichael (300: Rise of An Empire), Lauren Donzis (Liv & Maddie) and Madeleine McGraw (Outcast), and Francesca Capaldi (Dog With A Blog).

Apody joins forces with the Bicoastal Emerging Talent Department working alongside Tim Weissman, Leslie Zaslower, Pam Goldman and Cory Thompson, who recently joined the agency after running the New York office of Vanguard Management Group. Some of the clients in this division include Meg Donnelly (Disney’s Zombies/American Housewife), Ames McNamara (Roseanne), Tyler Alvarez (American Vandal), Elias Harger (Fuller House), Lola Flannery (Home Again, The 100) and Neel Sethi (The Jungle Book).