Joy Solon has been hired as art director at Hoover Gottlob Holmes Communications in Phoenix.
Barnhart/CMI, a full-service marketing, advertising and public relations firm in Denver, has recently added several new employees to its staff: Scott Coe as senior account manager; Christine Beougher as senior graphic designer; Matt Neren as assistant account manager; and Matt Buker as creative coordinator.
The Le Grand Group in Colorado Springs has named Michael Hames to the position of art director and Kelli Wanless as account coordinator.
Art director Moe VerBrugge has been promoted to associate creative director of Hampel/Stefanides’ San Francisco office.
Charles Schwab & Co. in San Francisco has hired Gillian Nash as vice president of communications.
Prideaux Swearingen Advertising and Public Relations in Portland has hired Carlene Cleary as a public relations assistant account executive.
Rob Klingensmith, 30, formerly a planning director at TBWA Chiat/Day’s Venice, Calif., and New York offices, has left the agency to join the Kowloon Wholesale Seafood Company as director of planning. Klingensmith worked on several TBWA C/D accounts, including Jack-In- The-Box, Lube, ABC, Absolut Vodka and Patron Tequila.
Jordan Educational Media, a producer of entertainment-based multimedia education materials, has named Alan Uphold to the position of director of marketing services in Los Angeles.
RiechesBaird Advertising has promoted Alicia Soares to public relations account service executive. She previously served as a public relations account coordinator.
Euro RSCG Dahlin Smith White in Salt Lake City has made several recent hires and appointments: Maxine Biggs as internal traffic coordinator; Curtis Briggs as associate broadcast producer; Angela Hansen as account manager; Monique Johnson as interactive designer; and Jason Steed as associate art director.
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