HWOF LLC is a limited liability corporation formed under the laws of California and has its registered offices at P.O Box 46141, Hollywood , California 90046, USA. HWOF and the HWOF logo are trademarks of HWOF LLC.
HWOF LLC is not affiliated with the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, inc., The Hollywood Historic Trust, or Global Icons, LLC.
HWOF LLC team is comprised of:
James Pearce is one of the leading lights in the development of the World Wide Web. The former CTO of dotMobi and Argogroup, James works closely with the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) to help lead the Web to reach its full potential with a special emphasis of ensuring that it is accessible from mobile phones. James holds a Masters degree with Honors in Physics from the University of Oxford. James currently lives in India where his wife is a wine maker.
Jeff Vezich started his career as a photographer having studied photography in Milan, Italy for five years. Jeff has over 15 years of experience working in the music industry in Los Angeles for Soul City Records where he managed, marketed and promoted live concerts worldwide. In the early 1990’s, Jeff was instrumental in bringing the first Elvis Presley website to the internet with elvis.net which was the basis of the current elvis.com website. Jeff is a Southern California native and has lived in Hollywood since 1992.
Paul Nerger is a seasoned Information Technology executive. He has held general management, sales, marketing, and engineering positions at dotMobi, Informix, Silicon Graphics, and Digital Equipment Corporation. Paul holds a degree in Computer Science from Washington State University and has lectured at MIT’s Sloane School. He recently moved to the LA area after twenty years in London and has agreed to guest lecture at the University of California Berkeley.
Monique Thomas is a Film and Television Production major at the University of Southern California's School of Cinematic Arts. As an intern on the HWOF site, she has made significant contributions in compiling and authoring the biographies of many of the recipients.
Gabriella Howell is a Computer Science student at Tufts University in Boston. As an intern on the HWOF site, she has made significant contributions in compiling and authoring the biographies of many of the recipients.