“Spencer is an exceptional agent who’s passionate about his role in guiding the careers of his clients,” the ICM partnership said in a joint statement. “He is highly regarded in the entertainment community and will be a great addition to our partnership.”
He comes to the agency from CAA. Although it’s still unknown which of his clients will follow, Baumgarten repped Neil Burger, John Woo, Kurt Wimmer, Zhang Yimou, Michael Polish, Shekhar Kapur, and Pierre Morel.
He was was at CAA for 12 years, and prior to that, he was an agent at Endeavor for six years.
Talent agents Kim Hodgert and Kami Putnam-Heist also recently left CAA to join Anonymous Content.