With more than 20 years of combined experience in account and agency management from Euro RSCG, Saatchi & Saatchi, Winkler Advertising and McCann-Erickson, Ms. Kline has vast experience in corporate development and management and a strong traditional agency background.
"As EVB continues to grow as a full-service agency, Kim's leadership, innovative thinking and strategic vision combined with traditional agency knowledge will be essential in moving EVB into its next phase of expansion," said Daniel Stein, EVB CEO-co-founder, in a statement.
Ms. Kline joined EVB in spring 2007 as VP-account management and planning - developing new processes and structure within the account management group.
Ms. Kline started her career at McCann-Erickson, SF where she worked with Del Monte Foods, National Dairy Board and Pacific Gas & Electric. She then moved to Saatchi & Saatchi, SF where she managed several consumer divisions for Hewlett-Packard, the San Jose Mercury News and Broderbund software. After her stint at Saatchi, Ms. Kline worked as director of client services for Euro RSCG and later moved to managing director where she managed Ask.com, Disney, Visa and Charles Schwab.