June 25, 2014 – DHR International has placed Heather Cochran as executive vice president and CFO of business operations at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. The search was completed by Sean Scanlon, managing director in the firm’s Los Angeles office and global leader, media & entertainment practice group. Ms. Cochran previously served as managing director, academy museum, planning and operations, at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences is a nonprofit organization devoted to the advancement of telecommunications arts and sciences and to fostering creative leadership in the telecommunications industry. Founded in 1989, DHR International is headquartered in Chicago and has more than 50 offices worldwide.