Our People

Bill Stern

CEO

After his family, Bill is most proud of the following: When he became President/CEO of Stern Advertising, it had eight employees and $2 million in billings. Today, Stern employs 87 people in six offices with over $90 million in billings. Bill began his advertising career…

Doug Cohen

President

Doug’s experiences have taught him the value of developing and nurturing a big idea and the power of connecting with consumers in a meaningful way. He’s been doing it for the past 20+ years in a national and international capacity for a variety of category…

Steve Romanenghi

EVP Exec. Creative Director

From a blank sheet of paper to the finished product, Steve lives to make advertising that makes a difference. He has been creating results-driven, award-winning advertising for over 20 years. After beginning his career in L.A. working on the Toyota account at Saatchi & Saatchi,…

Rick Defaut

SVP Integrated Media Services

Rick’s the go-to guy for strategic integrated media planning, applying the expertise that was gained from working on both the client and agency sides of the business. With a keen understanding of marketing insights and media, Rick continues to play the essential role in planning,…