KB+P’s Best Jumps to Fallon

NEW YORK Wayne Best has left Kirshenbaum Bond + Partners to join Fallon as associate creative director, an agency representative said today.

Best, 36, reports to Ari Merkin, executive creative director at the New York shop.

He was creative director at KB+P, which he joined in 2002, and worked on accounts including Target and Wyndham Hotels. Prior to that, Best was a creative director at Wieden + Kennedy in New York, working on accounts such as ESPN and Coke. He was also an art director at Cliff Freeman and Partners in New York, where he worked on Hollywood Video and Fox Sports.

KP+P co-executive creative director Rob Feakins declined to comment on whether he would search for a successor. Best and Merkin could not be reached.