LosAngeles-based entertainment marketing and production house New WaveEntertainment has acquired management/production company E-Squared and hiredE-Squared's literary manager and producer Chris Emerson.

The deal allowsNew Wave to expand its roster of filmmakers, writers and actors and work withEmerson and E-Squared on its existing production commitments.

Emerson bringsto New Wave's talent division a client pool that includes writer-director SamSchreiber (Raise Your Voice), while projects feature Isolated Incidents for Radar Pictures, Daddy Boot Camp for Revolution Studios, and The StyleCouncil for New LineCinema.

New WaveEntertainment is a privately owned company headed by principals Paul Apel andAlan Baral.