Media co. adds Steifel helmers, ups exec VPs and COO
Media and entertainment company @radical.media has acquired the assets of Santa Monica-based commercial production company Stiefel & Co. and announced the promotion of three longtime @radical staffers.Joining @radical is Stiefel founder and president Frank Stiefel in the new role of executive VP, focusing on executive-producing commercials and pursuing television and entertainment ventures. Also joining from Stiefel are directors Andrew Becker, Brett Froomer, Andrews Jenkins and Peter Darley Miller. 3 exex upped @radical has also promoted Robert Fernandez to executive VP, commercial and television production, Cathy Shannon to executive VP, corporate affairs, and Aric Ackerman to chief operating officer. Fernandez and Shannon were formerly VPs. Ackerman joined @radical in 1998 as CFO. @radical will take over the lease at Stiefel & Co’s current office space for future expansion.