North 6th Agency (N6A), an award-winning communications and social media agency based in New York City and Toronto, today announced that it has appointed James ("Jim") Morris as Senior Vice President of Finance.
Morris will report directly to N6A CEO Matt Rizzetta. He will oversee all financial functions across N6A's global operation, including; accounting responsibilities for N6A's United States and Canadian entities, corporate financial statements, financial analysis and data reporting, financial counsel, competitive market research and other strategic financial initiatives to support N6A's growth and scale objectives.
With nearly three decades of financial leadership experience, Morris joins N6A after spending the past 12 years with JP Morgan Chase. Most recently, he was Executive Director and CFO of JP Morgan Chase's Global Wealth Management Technology Division. In this role, Morris directed all financial aspects, including financial reporting, and managing forecasts for JP Morgan's Wealth Management Technology Organization.
Prior to this role, Morris served in a variety of financial leadership positions within JP Morgan Chase's Corporate Risk Reporting and TSS Technology divisions.
"Jim's pedigree and contributions to the world's largest financial institutions will be invaluable as we expand our reach and execute on our game plan for the coming years," said Matt Rizzetta, CEO of N6A. "Our goal is to continue recruiting high character, highly motivated professionals at every step of our org chart, and Jim fits this description in every sense."
Prior to his tenure with JP Morgan Chase, Morris served as Director of Global Technology and Services Finance at Merrill Lynch, a position he held from 1999 to 2005. Morris has held financial management positions with Barclays, Credit Suisse and Lehman Brothers. He began his career as an Analyst for Prudential Securities.
"Having worked at global financial enterprises for the past three decades, I wanted to play a central role in a high-energy culture that was uniquely positioned to take the next step as an organization," said Jim Morris, Senior Vice President of Finance for N6A. "I was struck by N6A's commitment to people, innovation and giving back to their employees, and am excited to have a special place to call home for the next chapter in my career."
N6A's "Compete and Care" culture and "Embrace the Pace" atmosphere have been lauded as one of the most rewarding, collaborative and unique in the agency world by Forbes, Monster.com, New York Post, Chief Learning Office Magazine, Entrepreneur, and others. N6A was named a finalist for Digiday's Most Innovative Culture Award, and as one of the 50 Most Powerful Agencies by the New York Observer.
ABOUT NORTH 6TH AGENCY, INC. (N6A):
North 6th Agency, Inc. (N6A) is an award-winning brand communications and social media agency based in the heart of SoHo in New York City and Toronto's financial district.
N6A's client roster includes emerging, mid-sized and enterprise brands from more than 30 industries. N6A has been awarded several prestigious industry recognitions, including ranking in the Top 50 in more industry categories than any agency in the United States, the #1 Fastest-Growing Firm ranking in O'Dwyer's in 2016, NY Observer Power Agency List, Digiday "Most Innovative Culture" Award finalist, and has been selected as one of the "coolest spaces at the hottest PR firms" by the New York Observer.
N6A's "Compete and Care" culture and "Embrace the Pace" atmosphere have been lauded as one of the most rewarding, collaborative and unique to the agency world by Forbes, Monster.com, New York Post, Chief Learning Office Magazine, Entrepreneur, and others. For more information on N6A, visit www.n6a.com, and for more information on N6A's "Compete and Care" culture and perks, visit www.competeandcare.com.