March 16, 2010 – Executive search firm paul~lawrence associates has added Allen Esrock as managing director of its new Los Angeles office. Mr. Esrock will be the practice lead in the firm’s digital media & entertainment practice and also will be a member of the renewable energy service practice. Prior to joining paul-lawrence, he spent seven years as a consultant and entrepreneur for the digital media industries. Prior to his consulting career, Mr. Esrock spent seven years as the principal in charge of the executive recruiting practice for Larkin Group, a diverse professional services organizations serving the new media community. Working in concert, paul~lawrence associates and its sister company, highbridge associates, serve as strategic partners with their clients in sourcing, assessing, managing and retaining human capital.