Ben Yano, Special Projects Coordinator
Ben Yano serves as Assistant to Scott Budnick and Special Projects Coordinator of the Anti-Recidivism Coalition (ARC).
Ben came to ARC from Creative Artists Agency (CAA) where he worked in the Brand Marketing department.
assisted on the marketing campaigns for Chipotle, QVC
, and Dolby - most notably, Chipotle's "The Scarecrow" campaign.
During his time at CAA, Ben was elected as co-head of Task Force, an internal committee that coordinated with the CAA Foundation to organize and run the company's volunteer efforts.
As co-head of Task Force, he
organized the 11th annual Young Hollywood Party, a major fundraising event benefitting Community in Schools Los Angeles, which raised over $250,000.
Ben is a native of Los Angeles and alumnus of the University of California, Davis.