Taylor Mack Advertising, Fayetteville, has promoted Katie Wilson to public relations director. Her account responsibilities include Jose’s Mexican Restaurant, Collier Drug Stores and The Market at Pinnacle Point. Kim Phillips has moved up to broadcast producer.
Brent Miller has joined The Communications Group, Little Rock, as graphics coordinator. He formerly held the same position at TCBY Enterprises.
John Rogers has been named chief financial officer and treasurer of Stone & Ward, Little Rock. Rogers previously served as senior vice president, chief information officer and assistant treasurer at TCBY Enterprises.
McKee Wallwork Henderson, Albuquerque, has expanded its creative department with three new hires. Art director Kimberly Zuidema has joined the agency with a specialization in computer animation. She was a former freelance designer. Kevin Hopper has arrived as production designer from his previous post as designer at the Albuquerque Journal. Karen McKinley, formerly with Campbell Mithun Esty, has become a copywriter.
Kilmer & Kilmer, Albuquerque, has hired Abe Krumm as account executive.
Luanne Stamp has been elected president of Wright Edge Corp., Albuquerque. She will manage client services and direct new business efforts for the agency’s two divisions, Wright Edge Advertising and Tel-Edge Advertising. Most recently, Stamp was senior account manager for the Wright Edge division.
Jordan Associates Advertising/Communications, Oklahoma City, has installed recent graduates Mike Channel and Heather Jones as assistant media buyers and Leah Kitchen as account coordinator. John Lurry, formerly with Order Matic Corp., has been named production artist.
Montemayor y Asociados, San Antonio, has appointed David Romero vice president and group director of account services for the Gambrinus Co. Prior to joining the agency, Romero was director of marketing at Western Union. Jessica Cerda has been hired as public relations manager. She previously served as director of public relations and marketing at the Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center. Jonathan Fraga, formerly with Griffith Phillips Creative, has been named traffic manager. The shop has also added new graduates Gabriela Seidner and Gina Ciniglioas as account executives and Rebeca Landeros as account coordinator. Account coordinators Adrian Perez and Annie Blanco have been shifted to work on DaimlerChrysler.
Digital video production firm Power & Light Studios, Austin, has enlisted Crystal Fabre as new business development representative. She was formerly a broadcast producer at Montemayor y Asociados.
Michael & Partners, Dallas, has employed Jessica Leonard as account executive for Resources Connection, Lexington Services and Ti3, among other clients. Leonard previously served as a technical support representative for Sirius Computer Solutions.
Plano-based EDS has promoted LaWanda Burrell to vice president of global advertising.
Chris Maher has assumed the presidency of M2K, Austin. His previous title was “agent provacateur.” Wendy Impola has arrived as account coordinator from her previous position as a marketing representative and senior escrow closer at a Dallas law firm. Marnie Rosenberg has been hired to oversee research and media planning, buying and tracking. Brandon Edwards (Continued on next page)(Continued from previous page)
has joined M2K as senior information architect and user experience designer. Edwards had been director of interactive design at lifeset.com. New graphic designer Grayson Lawrence is a recent graduate of Southwest Texas State University.
Carol Reed, founder of corporate public relations and consulting company Carol Reed Associates, Dallas, has been designated the 2000-02 chairperson of the Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Stan & Lou Advertising, Houston, has added six staff members at the agency. Jim Mohr, formerly with Ogilvy & Mather, comes aboard as senior writer. Barbara Hubeny, production manager, also arrives from Ogilvy & Mather. Office manager and accountant Erselette Baxter joins from Chase Bank. Former S&L intern Scott Brinkmeyer has become a production artist. Erik Prince, formerly an account coordinator at Sykes Communications, has signed on as assistant account coordinator. Jorge Alvarado has begun work as an intern.
Dan Goldgeier has joined The Loomis Agency, Dallas, as copywriter.
Danica Gibbens has moved to The Price Communications Group, Lubbock, as designer. Previously, Gibbens was art director at Play by Play Toys & Novelties. Courtney Mason has been hired as director of new business development and strategic planning. Mason is a former customer service and marketing employee of Lubbock National Bank, as well as the publisher of the Lubbock Town Planner Community Calendar. Julie Tomczyszyn has come aboard as public relations intern.
Interactive Associates, Fort Worth, has named Kevin Richardson senior Web developer and network engineer. Richardson formerly served as technical training manager for New Horizons Computer Learning Center.
Kim McReynolds, formerly a staffer at Video Post & Transfer, has joined Hothaus Creative, Dallas, as a producer.
NourzAds, Austin, has welcomed Andi Scull as graphic designer and art director. Scull previously worked as a freelancer serving clients such as the City of Austin, Texas Arts and Education Alliance, and Stubb’s Restaurant. Hank Zucker has joined the agency as senior account planner from Model E, where he served as a corporate brand manager.
Ziv Shafir has joined the staff of Edmondson/Quest Business Group, Austin, as senior research analyst. He has a doctorate and experience in consumer research from his previous post as research analyst at Tangram Corp.
Robin Cox has moved to Ward Communications, Dallas, as media buyer. She previously held a similar position at Pro Motion Creative Media Solutions.
Gallier and Wittenberg, Dallas, has hired Pam Harris as a writer. Harris was formerly assistant managing editor at the Dallas Business Journal.
Burk Advertising & Marketing, Dallas, has added Connie Jean Holubar as director of client services. Holubar is the former owner of Outreach Communications in Boulder, Colo.
Jim deBeaumont has joined the staff of WarrenCordes+, Austin, as production artist. He formerly served as production designer for Persidea.
DesignWorks Group, Wichita Falls, has hired recent graduate Kristen Gilstrap as account executive. Shelby Hausler has joined the firm as public relations intern.
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