Was a Hollywood agent who used to represent TV writers, first for ICM, then for United Talent Agency.
Owns a Hollywood restaurant called The Waffle.
Often writes columns for New York Magazine including one in 2012 entitled "Why I Don't Miss My Life As a Ruthless Agent.".
(1997-) Partnered with Judy Hofflund in Hofflund/Polone management/production company.
(1987-1989) Agent at ICM
(1989-1996) Agent at UTA