NEW YORK: Finn Partners has appointed former Hill & Knowlton SVP Ben Trounson partner in the firm's consumer practice.
Trounson, who left Hill & Knowlton in November 2011 after overseeing the consumer marketing practice in New York for more than a year and a half, will be in charge of Finn's marquee consumer accounts. He will also focus on building the firm's consumer and consumer technology practices. It is a new position at the firm.
Some brands in Finn's consumer sector include Dole Packaged Foods, Bosch Home Appliances, The North Face, Rosetta Stone, and StubHub.
Prior to his stint at Hill & Knowlton, Trounson served as a VP and director of client services at Ketchum.