Owner, Held & Associates
Cynthia began Held & Associates, her own photography repping firm, over 20 years ago. A graduate of UCLA with a degree in international marketing, she has successfully utilized her marketing talents by selecting and promoting top tier photographers who have gained national and international recognition for their top brand advertising campaigns and multiple awards.
Having the experience of both sides of the advertising industry and corporate world, Cynthia brings a unique understanding and flair to the successful promotion of her photographers. The roster of award-winning advertising photographers at Held & Associates currently includes Neil DaCosta, Krovblit, Brian Kuhlmann, Patrick Molnar, Mike Powell, Steffen Schragle, Wolfgang Zac and Diana Zalucky.