New York--Prominent merchant media bank Veronis Suhler has promoted Jeffrey Stevenson, head of private equity operations, to partner and co-CEO. Also, the firm has renamed itself Veronis Suhler Stevenson. Stevenson, who joined the firm in 1982, has led private equity operations for 15 years. Earlier this year, Veronis Suhler represented Fast Company Media Group in its sale of Fast Company
magazine to Grunner & Jahr USA.