LOS ANGELES (February 19, 2010) – The Coalition of Asian Pacifics in Entertainment (CAPE) Foundation, Inc., a non-profit arts and entertainment organization proudly welcomes its newest Board of Director members Gordon Ho, Peter McHugh and James Sun.
Mr. Ho is a Global Marketing/Management Executive in the entertainment industry and holds a B.S. from Stanford University, an M.B.A. from the J.L. Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and has held senior and executive vice president roles at both The Walt Disney Company and Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment.
Mr. McHugh is currently an Manager at the Gotham Group and hails from Darmouth College, where he was also Assistant Director of Admissions. Prior to joining the Gotham Group, Mr. McHugh served in the Creative Artists Agency’s training program and held a position at Michael Ovitz’s Artists Management Group.
Mr. Sun is Of Counsel for the law firm of Pick & Boydston, LLP and holds a B.A. in Political Science from the University of California Los Angeles, a J.D. from Pepperdine School of Law and has successfully litigated state and Federal intellectual property matters, including trademark infringement, cable and satellite retransmission royalties and music royalties.
CAPE’s Board of Advisors include distinguished executives and artists such as Ang Lee, John Woo, Terence Chang, Dean Devlin, Warrington Hudlin, David Henry Hwang, Lou Diamond Phillips, Richard Sakai, B.D. Wong, Chris Lee, Fritz Friedman, Janet Yang and Teddy Zee.
Founded in 1991 in Los Angeles, CAPE is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing diversity and creating social change by actively developing, promoting, and positioning Asian Pacific Americans for key artistic and leadership roles in the entertainment industry and media arts.
CAPE reaches thousands of studio and independent film executives, film producers, recording producers, television executives, agents, publicists, web developers, actors, writers and directors. CAPE serves as one of the most important meeting places for Asian and Pacific Islanders in the entertainment industry. www.capeusa.org