Agency News

GSD&M, Austin, recently completed two 30-second television commercials for Pennzoil Products Co., Houston. One spot features a sports fan in a stadium parking lot who subjects his pickup truck to rapid stops and starts. Tagline for the ads remains, “Stop. Go. Pennzoil.”
JWT Specialized Communications, Dallas, was selected by the Brethren Home Community, New Oxford, Pa., to provide marketing consultation for its Harmony Ridge property.
Julie Wilson, chief executive officer and president of Regian & Wilson Advertising & Public Relations, Fort Worth, received the Silver Medal Award from the Advertising Club of Fort Worth.
Rhodes Stafford Wines Creative, Dallas, has completed work on a joint print project from Microsoft and CompUSA. The agency recently was designated a Microsoft approved vendor.
Patrick Henry Creative Promotions, Houston, completed a print promotion for Starwood Lodging Corp. of Phoenix. The piece touts the company’s various breakfast offerings.
Pro Motion Creative Media Solutions, Dallas, picked up advertising duties for Star Organics. The Dallas-based company produces products in the organic soil enhancement and fertilizer categories under the Organic Gold brand name.
EDS, Plano, appointed AvreaFoster, Dallas, one of its national print communications and collateral agencies.
Commercial music house Tequila Mockingbird moved into a new studio at 306 West 16th St., Austin 78701. Phone: (512) 499-8655. Fax: (512) 499-8057.
Whole Wheat Creative Services has moved its offices to 2000 West Loop South, Suite 2160, Houston 77027. Phone: (713) 993-9339. Fax: (713) 993-9338.
Fogarty Klein & Partners, Houston, recently produced point-of-sale promotional materials for the Spoetzl Brewery’s new Shiner Summer Stock beer. The beer will be available through July 31 in Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Colorado, Ar-kansas and Louisiana.
Prokell Publicity has opened its doors in Richardson. The company provides public and media relations services and is headed by Suzi Prokell, former account supervisor for RPR & Associates in Dallas. Phone: (972) 644-9505. Fax: (972) 644-8280.
Coomer’s, an operator of 30 crafts malls in nine states, selected Witherspoon & Associates, Fort Worth, to promote its 10th anniversary. The agency will also develop support materials and consult on local and national marketing efforts.
EHR Design has relocated operations to its own building at 515 Busby, San Antonio 78209. Phone: (210) 828-8003. Fax: (210) 828-8079.
Stone & Ward, Little Rock, was named agency of record for St. Edward Mercy Medical Center in Fort Smith. The agency already handled advertising for two affiliated hospitals.
Mangan/Holcomb & Partners, Little Rock and Fayetteville, was named agency of record for the Keep Arkansas Beautiful Commission, Little Rock. The review began with 15 agencies replying to the client’s request for proposal.
Janet Fabre Smith, chief operating officer and vice president of Logan Marketing & Communications in New Orleans, was named top executive of the year at the New Orleans Addy awards.
Visual Image Advertising, Oklahoma City, picked up four new clients. Joining the shop’s roster are: Metro Transit, Oklahoma City; Oklahoma Christian University, Edmond; Norman Regional Hospital, Norman; and Accord Human Resources, Oklahoma City