GIANT CREATIVE/STRATEGY NAMES CEO AND CFO
Partner Steven Gold Becomes Chief Executive
SAN FRANCISCO, MAY 19, 2015 – Giant Creative/Strategy, LLC, the largest full-service independent healthcare communications agency on the West Coast named Steven Gold as Chief Executive Officer today and announced that Jeffrey Nemy has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer.
Gold, who is one of Giant’s co-founders, has served as an agency principal since its start 13 years ago. As CEO, he provides leadership and oversight to the company’s financial, Human Resources, and business operations, along with other key responsibilities within the agency.
“As we continue to grow and evolve as an agency, I am excited to take on these additional responsibilities leading Giant,” Gold commented. “As a partnership, we wanted to establish this integral senior leadership post as we look to significantly expand our east coast footprint and clearly deliver upon our vision to our clients, the industry, and our team.”
Gold has a long history in healthcare communications and held vice president positions at Harrison Wilson and Associates, FCB Healthcare, and Medicus, prior to starting Giant. Nemy, a seasoned financial executive, is based in the San Francisco office and reports to Gold. Nemy will help establish strategic direction for the company, in addition to providing guidance for the internal service departments, including finance and accounting, information technology, and human resources.
“Jeff has a tremendous level of experience in the agency space and he brings a new level of financial and operational acumen to Giant,” Gold said. “As we continue to scale our business, Jeff’s proficiency in building large-scale fiscal initiatives will be key to our long-term strategy.”
Nemy brings with him more than 30 years experience in the financial field. Before Giant recruited him to this role, Mr. Nemy had been consulting a variety of marketing services and e-commerce companies on their strategic initiatives. Prior to that, Nemy was Chief Operating Officer for Eveo Communications Group, Inc. and McCann Erickson, and Chief Financial Officer at Northern California Public Broadcasting.
“Giant’s solid vision for growth and its position in the industry makes it an exciting time to be joining the agency,” Nemy said.
About Giant Creative/Strategy, LLC
Giant is the largest full-service independent healthcare communications agency on the West Coast and now has a full-service office in Philadelphia to provide greater geographic proximity to East Coast accounts. As a premier healthcare engagement agency, Giant work is continually delivering significant and measurable results for healthcare brands through high-impact, cross-channel customer experiences. In 2013, Giant won the Manny Awards Agency of the Year Category II.