With 31 years of experience in the entertainment industry Arlene Thornton knows what it takes to succeed in the talent agency business. Her many accomplishments have provided her with countless solid contacts in the industry. From New York to Los Angeles, everyone is familiar with Arlene Thornton & Associates.

Her philosphy on running the company is to be "hands on." Therefore she has a close relationship with many of her clients as well as a direct knowledge of the day-to-day operations.

Her accessibility to clients makes her unique. Her desire to find new and talented actors and cultivate them is rare in a fast-paced business that doesn't always allow time to groom an actor. Her loyalty is uncompromising.