Kirshenbaum Bond & Partners has named Stephen Fick its chief financial officer. Fick, who will report to co-chairmen Richard Kirshenbaum and Jon Bond, will manage financial operations for the New York headquarters, west coast office, and the agency's media, interactive and public relations units. He fills the spot vacated in June by Bob Bastian, who left to fill a financial post at Euro RSCG in New York [Adweek, June 18].
Fick, 36, joins Kirshenbaum from Omnicom-owned Moss Dragoti, where he served as CFO since August 1998. Before that, he was director of business affairs for BDDP North America.
Kirshenbaum employees 350 staffers and claims overall billings of $600 million from clients like Revlon, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts and Credit Suiss First Boston.