ICM Partners loses two key CEOs.
Chief Operating Officer Justin Dearborn and Human Resources Manager Cindy Ballard leave the Hollywood Talent Agency. last week and will stay with the company for a few more months.
"They agreed to stay with us until the end of the year to help a smooth transition," the report said. "We appreciate the significant contribution they both made to the agency and wish them the best development forward."
The Warborn exits come seven months after he joined ICM at Tribune Publishing. As reported earlier, he joined the agency in February 2019. In the Tribune, Dearborn serves as chairman and CEO and implements an enhanced digital strategy, with subscribers watching three-digit growth.
Ballard joined ICM in March 201
Both Dearborn and Ballard reported to ICM Managing Director Chris Silberman.
ICM Partners has been expanding over the last few years with the acquisitions of Headline Media News (Broadcasting), Royce Carlton Agency (Speakers Bureau), Sagalyn Agency (Literary) and the worldwide comedy and festival brand Just For Laughs.
Variety was the first outlet to make the news.  Senior editor Dominic Patton contributed to this report.