Mark Landesman and Paul Zukowsky, Hollywood Reporter Top Business Managers 2019

The Firm

ML Management Partners, LLC (MLM) is a New York-based business management firm, with a satellite office in Los Angeles, CA. Launched in 1988 by Mark Landesman, MLM specializes in business management and accounting services to individuals and businesses in the entertainment and modeling industries and to high net worth individuals. Joined in 2001 by Paul Zukowsky, the two partners have over 60 years of experience in accounting and business management.

MLM's mission is simple: to forge a lifelong collaboration with their clients, through trust, honesty, skill and hard work.



Mark E. Landesman, CPA

Mark E. Landesman is the founder and president of ML Management Partners, LLC. (MLM). Mark began his career in 1981 at a ...READ MORE +

New York accounting firm, leaving in 1988 to become the Vice President and CFO of Eddie Murphy Productions, Inc. Shortly thereafter MLM was established, as Mark also began representing Arsenio Hall and Chris Rock in the early stages of their career.

Mark has continued to grow MLM, where he now represents well over 100 A-list actors, comedians, writers, directors and employs a staff of 40. Mark has never lost his "hands-on" approach with his clients and is responsible for guiding them through all phases of their professional careers and personal lives; overseeing real estate deals, investment strategy, contract negotiations, estate and tax planning. Mark takes great pride in the relationships he maintains with his clients, many of which are in excess of 25 years.

Mr. Landesman has been named in The Hollywood Reporter's "Top Business Manager" edition for the last five consecutive years and named as Variety Business Manager Elite Honoree in 2018 (READ)

Mr. Landesman is currently serving as a Board member of the Count Basie Theatre in Red Bank, New Jersey. This landmark venue has been recognized by the National Register of Historic Places since 2009. As a nonprofit organization, the Basie creates a culturally enriched community throughout Monmouth County.

Mr. Landesman served on the Board of Directors of Republic Airways Holdings Inc. (RJET: NASDAQ) from June 2002 to October 2009. Additionally, he served on the company's Audit and Nominating Committee during this time.

Paul Zukowsky, CPA

Paul Zukowsky began his career at a New York based CPA firm, where he became one of the youngest CPA's to make partner. ...READ MORE +

Paul made his mark in the areas of tax and accounting services during his tenure there, while developing proficiencies in a variety of industries, including commercial and residential real estate, law firms, modeling and entertainment. While partner, Paul became head of the firm's entertainment business management practice. In 2001, with the desire to concentrate on business management, Paul joined MLM, as partner. In addition to his diverse entertainment practice, Paul maintains one of the largest accounting and business management practices for the modeling and fashion industry.

Paul is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants. His lifelong love and appreciation of the arts has led him to become Treasurer and Board member of the Friends of the Neuberger Museum of Art, SUNY Purchase, a prominent art museum of 20th century and contemporary art. In addition, Paul is a member of the SUNY Purchase Audit and Investment committees. In 2017, and for two consecutive years, Paul was included on the list of Hollywood's 25 Most Powerful Business Managers by The Hollywood Reporter.



MLM tailors its business management services
to each client's individual needs.
These services may include:

Bookkeeping &
Bill Payment
Budget & Cash
Flow Management
Tax Planning &
Investment &
Insurance Administration
Real Estate &
Major Asset Acquisition
& Administration
Estate Planning
Concierge Services


MLM provides the following tax and accounting services, through its highly trained and experienced tax department:

Individual Tax Planning
& Preparation
Small Business Tax
Planning & Preparation
Back Office


As a leading and fast-paced Business Management firm, ML Management Partners, LLC is always looking for talented, motivated professionals.

Please contact us for more information at 212.333.5500 or

Contact Us

888 7th Avenue
4th Floor
New York, NY 10106

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LA Office:
1800 Century Park East
Suite 400
Los Angeles, CA 90067

Mark Landesman
Paul Zukowsky