Honolulu marketing agency Loomis, Inc. named Richard Puetz vice president of client services.
David Branby joined Envision Advertising and Marketing in Reno as creative director.
Kimberly Robichaud will head the new Lake Tahoe marketing and public relations agency KR Marketing+PR.
A NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
Karen Hodges was promoted to local sales manager of Fox affiliate KTVU-TV Channel 2 in Oakland.
Kevin O’Donnell was promoted to managing partner of Prophet Brand Strategy in San Francisco.
Netscape Communications in Mountain View named John Heins vp of sales and international operations.
Respond2, a direct Internet and TV marketing company in Portland, hired David Landis as vice president of interactive services.
A SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
3Dshopping.com, Los Angeles, hired Joel Gayner as senior vice president of marketing and sales.
The Townsend Agency in San Diego appointed Bernhard Schroeder chairman of its new strategic advisory board.
New additions to Di Zinno-Thompson Integrated Marketing Solutions in San Diego include Deborah Jondall as director of the partnership marketing division, Rob Petrie as creative director, Jonathan Forstot as an account manager and Tori Evans as a junior copywriter.
Univision Communications, Los Angeles, promoted Nicolas Valls to the newly created position of senior vice president, network sales and marketing.
Dwight Caines joined Sony Pictures Entertainment’s worldwide marketing group in Culver City as vice president, Internet marketing strategy.
TVN Entertainment Corp., Burbank, formed Transactional Content Group and named James Riley senior vice president, business development. Riley will also head TCG’s distribution and marketing efforts.
Donnelle Borgeson and Shawn Dixon joined Mustang Marketing and Advertising in Westlake Village in the graphic design department. Sue Terry and Tony Gould joined the agency’s copy group.
Al Brooks Tickets in Los Angeles will expand to San Diego through the addition of Lynn Gilford as vice president of sales.
FMJAdcomm in Venice hired Mandy Harvey as senior account executive.
BDS Marketing, Irvine, hired Lois Mosgrove as vice president of sales promotion and Heather Anderson as account supervisor.
Pittard Sullivan in Culver City named Jennifer Burns to the newly created position of vice president, strategy and planning.
James M. Kraus was promoted to the newly created position of executive vice president, general sales manager for Carsey-Werner Domestic Television Distribution in Studio City.
James Curry, a former senior vice president at Leo Burnett, joined Quill Communications, a private technology marketing communications services and software development company near San Diego.
Online advertising and direct marketing solutions firm L90 in Los Angeles expanded its senior management team. New hires are Sherry Jordan, vice president, strategic partnerships, and Scott Winship, director of corporate development. Keith Kaplan was promoted to svp, national sales manager.
The National Association of Television Program Executives in Santa Monica promoted Beth Braen to senior vice president, creative services.
Deborah L. Maiocco joined CNX Media in Los Angeles as vice president of advertising sales.
Colby Effler & Partners in Santa Monica added Temra Wald as director of account planning.
Wayne Levine, former executive producer/creative director at Yada/Levine, opened WayneCo., a marketing communications and production company in Agoura Hills, where he will serve as president/executive producer and creative director.
Euro RSCG DSW Partners in Salt Lake City hired Jared Allen as an associate art director, Jennifer Wagner as a senior systems analyst, Jikza Nolan as an interactive account manager, Greg Steele as an interactive producer, Mike Griffiths as a senior systems analyst and IT staff adviser and Daniel Vest as a Web site technologist.
Angie McDonald joined Paradigm Communications Group, Seattle, as associate art director of Alaska Airlines Magazine.
McCann-Erickson in Seattle hired Kimi Auty as print production assistant, Sara Ehinger as media biller/payer and Adam Thomason as assistant account executive, and promoted Mary Sue Humphreys to account supervisor and Frances Moore to account executive.
–compiled by Denise Boulanger
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