Verve in May became the first midsize talent agency and the first established player in the lit space to sign the WGA’s Code of Conduct — later renamed franchise agreement — which allows it to represent writers. He joins several other notable showrunner signings by Verve, including Meredith Stiehm, WGA West board member and agency negotiating committee co-chair.
Slack was an executive producer on the first two seasons of MacGyver under an overall deal with CBS TV Studios. He created drama Apb, which aired for one season on Fox, and served as co-executive producer on CBS’ Person of Interest. Slack’s extensive series credits also include stints on Law and Order, Lie to Me and In Plain Sight.
Slack, who has developed at each of the Big 4 broadcast networks, currently has