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Changed agencies. Formerly with Curtis Brown.

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Mr. Noah Ballard

Verve Talent & Literary

New York, NY

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Twitter: NoahBallard

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from oceanofnotions
Nov 21, 2022 2:14 pm

Does anyone know how to query agents at Verve (or what to make of the agency website at all)? Best I could find so far is this but not sure how up-to-date this may be:
from Patrick (admin)
Jan 25, 2021 8:16 am

Profile Update: Changed agencies. Formerly with Curtis Brown.

Thanks slcody
from slcody
Jan 11, 2021 3:06 pm

His twitter bio says he's now at Verve Talent, but I can't find any other information about this.
from Patrick (admin)
Jan 07, 2021 9:46 pm

Profile Update: No longer listed on the agency website.

Thanks jpwriter
from jpwriter
Jan 07, 2021 8:07 pm

No longer listed on Curtis Brown website
from Patrick (admin)
Dec 11, 2020 4:16 pm

Hi RyanKelly787,
Please let me know where you saw that so I can confirm. I was not able to find anything online about it.
from RyanKelly787
Dec 11, 2020 3:10 pm

Noah Ballard is no longer at Curtis LTD as of 12/11/2020
from deirdrefagan
Jul 29, 2020 10:51 am

EQ 7/29/20
Memoir, 85K
from cmg436
Apr 10, 2020 8:43 am

EQ: 4Apr2020
Step-aside after nudge with offer of rep: 10Apr2020.

Note: he said he is taking on little fiction lately.
from puzzlepiece
Apr 07, 2020 11:06 am

EQ 4/3/2020
ER 4/6/2020
Included brief, positive comments re: manuscript's narrative structure.
Memoir 86k.
from KristenH
Nov 10, 2019 6:51 am

EQ 9/2/19 (Requery Venom-adult thriller)
ER 10/31/19 (Passed via nudge--not good fit)
from Sculptress
Oct 17, 2019 6:35 pm

EQ - 10/17/19

Memoir - 97,000 words
from jsk_31
Sep 29, 2019 3:29 pm

FQ: 9/29/19, lit fic, 80,500 words
from NancyDWrites
Jul 23, 2019 6:13 pm

EQ 7.20.19
from Ernie1
Apr 04, 2019 9:25 pm

Steve. Uf

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