Michael Rivera joined Jack Levy Associates in Chicago as senior vice president, executive creative director.
EURO RSCG Tatham, Chicago, added Phil Gayter and Joe Gallo as creative directors and senior partners.
Patrick Reynolds and Carrie Schieble were promoted to account supervisors at DDB Chicago. Management representative Priscilla Brindley was named a vice president at the agency.
Daniel Binder joined Starcom Media Services, Chicago, as a vice president, media director.
Account director Jennifer Rowland and management director Nicole Chapman were named vice presidents at Foote, Cone & Belding in Chicago.
New at The Grand Group in Chicago are account project directors Chris Emery, Maria Maslanka, Amanda Ransom, Rachel Shelton and creative project director Chis Weinman.
Matthew Hodges joined Kelly, Scott and Madison in Chicago as a media planner.
Carol Cross joined Multi-Media Services in Chicago as client services supervisor.
The Townsend Agency in Rosemont hired vice president/group account director Shelly Blaemire, account supervisor Alisa Clancy, senior account executive Erika Schultz, senior copywriter Lisa Ehrle, art director Mark Ray, senior art director Rosann Bartle, senior art director Jim Layer and interactive art director Jerry Falconer.
Tom Cook joined Wunderman Cato Johnson in Chicago as CFO.
Joining J. Walter Thompson in Chicago were Michael Czuba, group planning director, and Eric Lefton, group management director.
New at Young & Laramore in Indianapolis are controller Jim Giesler and assistant account manager Malissa Cooper.
Montgomery Zuckerman Davis in Indianapolis hired creative department traffic manager Loralie Allen and account executives Seth Hancock and Ann Vermillion.
Bernie Pesut joined The Majestic Group in Indianapolis as an account executive.
WilliamsRandall in Terre Haute hired account planner Theresa Harris and account executive Matt Hoolehan.
Mark Gianotta was promoted to communications manager at J.R. Thompson Co. in Farmington Hills.
Mike Webster was promoted to executive vice president, COO at Ross Roy Communications in Bloomfield Hills.
John Fitzpatrick joined The Sandcastle Group in Minneapolis in the account services department.
Melisa Knoll has joined Carmichael Lynch Spong Public Relations, Minneapolis, as an account supervisor on the American Standard and Department 56 accounts.
Doug deGrood joined Gabriel Diericks Razidlo, Minneapolis, as a senior copywriter.
New at NKH&W in Kansas City are group creative director Arlo Oviatt, controller Sheryl Fleming, media planner Tiffany Duncan, media buyer Melissa Valdez, assistant media planner Alicia Hoffman and account executives Sara Vande Krol, Gail Wordekemper, Cynthia Slaby, Christina Elliott and Becky Hopkins.
New at Bernstein-Rein’s Impact Direct Marketing division, Kansas City, are president David Francis, vice president of internet marketing Stephen Tucker, vice president of account services Sarah Cline, office administrator Dotty Donovan and account executives Kelly Herman and Kristy Lewis.
MediaCross in St. Louis promoted Paul Friedhold to senior vice president and Marny Bielefeldt to vice president. Lisa Mikesch joined the agency as manager of public relations.
Influence in St. Louis hired Todd Abrams to lead its growing strategic marketing division.
Lynn Sabbara was promoted to senior account executive at Kahler & Co. in Omaha. Marsha Neill joined the agency as an assistant bookkeeper.
New at Liggett-Stashower in Cleveland are media supervisor Lisa Dossa and account supervisor Steve Wheeler.
Ira Thomas Associates in Youngstown hired account manager Lisa Niquette and media planner/buyer Dini Castronova.
Katy Kimmel joined Elisco Advertising in Pittsburgh as director of marketing services. Michelle Zedella was promoted to account executive at the agency.
Kelly Lietz joined Stephan & Brady in Madison as a public relations account executive.
Ron Kellow joined Charleston Orwig in Hartland as a copywriter.
Chris Fritz was promoted to senior production manager at Cramer-Krasselt in Milwaukee.
New at Nelson & Schmidt in Milwaukee are senior writer Steven Yoder, copywriter Lisa Moore and account coordinator Ryan Nicholson. Aimee Raines was promoted to traffic assistant at the agency.
Lindsay, Stone & Briggs Advertising in Madison hired technology director Bryan Judkins and graphic designer Chad Bollenbach.
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