Joe LaBracio is an agent in the Alternative Television department at United Talent Agency (UTA), where he has played an integral role in building the agency’s international and cable television business, packaging over 60 cable television shows in the past year. LaBracio represents Emmy and Peabody-award winning executive producers, directors and production companies as well as several independent UK production companies. A graduate of Dartmouth College with a degree in Government and Italian, LaBracio began his television career doing a producer fellowship at ABC News Nightline. He cut the fellowship short to work as Ted Koppel’s assistant for two years before moving to Los Angeles to work at CBS where he was hired as an assistant to then Senior Vice President of Alternative Series Development, Ghen Maynard. LaBracio was rapidly promoted through the ranks at CBS in 10 months and served as Director of Alternative Series Development, where he oversaw production on “The Amazing Race,” “Big Brother,” and “Rock Star,” among others before leaving to join CAA as an agent in 2006. He left CAA along with Michael Camacho (UTA partner and head of Alternative Television) to join UTA in 2008.He lives in Los Angeles with his wife and son.