on the move


Lisa Kermashek Somers has joined L&L Communications in Deerfield Beach to spearhead the public relations agency’s wine division.

In Miami, Crispin Porter & Bogusky has promoted Laura Bowles to vice president and management supervisor, Danielle Whalen to account supervisor, and Lisa Armand and Daniel Cherry to account executives.

Fitzgerald Advertising & Public Relations in Orlando has hired Jeff Flassig as production manager.

Peg Welty has joined the staff of Firestone & Cimring in Fort Myers as media director.

Marimark has recruited Kathy Hardy as sales manager of the Tampa company’s East Coast regional office.

St. John & Partners in Jacksonville has promoted Pete Eberbach to vice president and director of its interactive department.

Robert Dallas has been named executive vice president of OPT Inc., a permission-based, opt-in e-mail marketing company in Boca Raton.

Evin Willman, president and chief executive officer of Willman & Co. in Jacksonville, has become a board member of the Jacksonville Museum of Modern Art and Jennifer Parson, project manager, has joined the board of the Jacksonville Community Council.

Linda Warren has advanced to executive vice president of marketing and brand management at the Walt Disney World resort in Lake Buena Vista


Nottingham & Husk in Atlanta has added Jean Frankenberger as chief marketing officer, and Janna Brooks and Jamie Hill as senior account executives.

Mark Perlotto has progressed to executive vice president and managing director at Adair Greene in Atlanta.

Definition 6 has recruited Clay Williams as vice president in Atlanta.

Gordon Bailey & Associates in Atlanta has hired Matt Geiger as art director and Web developer, Shannon Petty as assistant art director and Beth Baker as marketing technologies executive.

Wendy Wheless, traffic manager, and Cara O’Connell, assistant account executive, have joined BaylessCronin in Atlanta.

Atlanta-based P3M has installed Michelle Oleson as director of new business development, Kristin Waring as designer and Sheila de Castro as account executive.


Raymond Crosby has moved up to president and chief operating officer of Crosby Marketing Communications in Annapolis.


Coyne Beahm in Greensboro has welcomed Gina Griffin as account coordinator and Nathan Aaron as media designer.

Bouvier Kelly in Greensboro has added Lesley Thompson as media director and Kristen O’Connell as media planner and buyer.

Ron Cruickshank has arrived at Howard, Merrell & Partners in Raleigh as vice president in charge of account planning.

In Charlotte, Elaine Gansz Bobo has joined Wray Ward Laseter as vice president of public relations.


The Adams Group in Columbia has named Karis Hallman vice president and Shelley Magee client service manager of its Springboard Interactive division.

Account executive Aaron Council and event producer Julie Froehlich have joined the staff of Jackson-Dawson Integrated Marketing Communications in Greenville.

Henderson Advertising in Green-ville has welcomed two new staff members: Andy Kovan as account supervisor and Teri McLeod as designer.

Melissa Armstrong has become senior media planer at Brandon Advertising in Myrtle Beach.

McArthur Professional Towel Mills in Abbeville has appointed Bob Tidwell vice president of sales and marketing.


In Chattanooga, Scott Wilson has been named director of public relations at Daniel+Douglas+Norcross.

Recent promotions at Chandler, Ehrlich & Co. in Memphis include: Mike Tue to associate creative director from senior copywriter; Hayley Johnson to account executive from account coordinator; and Ken Woodmansee to senior account manager from account manager. Melissa Riley has joined the agency as account manager.


Robin Webster has joined the staff of eMarketWorld in Richmond as chief content officer.

In Arlington, Laughlin, Marinaccio & Owens Advertising has named Jessica Boyle account coordinator.

The Martin Agency in Richmond has promoted Andrea Amore to vice president and account supervisor, Dean Jarrett to senior vice president of marketing communications, Sydney Norton to vice president and account supervisor, and Beth Saunders to vice president and associate media director. The shop has also advanced Jenny Schoenherr to vice president and assistant director of print production, Caley Shaffer to senior vice president and group planning director, Chris Shumaker to senior vice president and director of business development, and Kathy Tappen to senior vice president and management supervisor.

Edelmann Scott has hired Bob Sheppard as staff graphic designer and Katy Conroy as public relations administrative assistant. The Richmond agency has also promoted Amy Newell to manager of information services.