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WGAE Negotiates Collective Bargaining Agreement with Sharp Entertainment

May 1, 2014

The Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) announced it has negotiated a collective bargaining agreement with Sharp Entertainment, LLC, one of the largest nonfiction television production companies in New York. Sharp produces shows for cable television such as Doomsday Preppers, Man vs. Food, and Bad Ink.  There are currently about 70 bargaining unit employees; in the course of a year the company employs approximately 150 writer-producers who are now represented by the WGAE. Read the full press release here.