J. Robb McPherson joined The Nahser Agency in Chicago as executive vice president.
Michelle Edelman joined TFA/Leo Burnett Technology Group, Chicago, as vice president, strategic planning.
Nancy Carpenter joined Marketing Support in Chicago as a retail project manager.
Williams-Labadie Advertising in Chicago added five new employees: Laura Lencioni, an electronic production artist; Victoria Crenshaw, an art director; James Haupt, a copywriter; Cindy Guild, an account service manager; and Andrea Scrementi, a receptionist. The agency also promoted Amanda Braun to creative service coordinator.
Jeffrey Charnota joined Walter Latham in Oak Brook as vice president of production.
BBDO Chicago hired copywriters James Fletcher and Jim Kelly and media planner Bradley Feinberg.
Young & Laramore in Indianapolis promoted Cindi Odle to senior account manager and hired Maria Piccininni as an account manager.
Meyocks & Priebe Advertising in Wes Des Moines hired Todd Schatzberg as a senior member of the agency’s creative team and Robert McClelland as a senior member of the agency’s account services team. Patricia Hugh-Horton joined the agency’s Purple Box Response division in Waukee as a team leader.
New at Callahan Creek in Topeka are art director John Hayden, copywriter Christopher Austin and production artist Josh Ziegler. The agency promoted Karen Zajkowski to art director, Cindy Hart to account coordinator and Leslie Cooper to media traffic coordinator.
Doe-Anderson Advertising and Public Relations in Louisville hired Jim White as director of account planning; Cheri Collis White as public relations senior account manager; and Amy Balz as a proofreader.
Brynn Ray joined W.B. Doner & Co. in Southfield as vice president, account supervisor.
Hilda Guinn joined Keller-Crescent in St. Joseph as a technical writer.
Miller Meester Advertising in Minneapolis added six new staff members: Katie Gardner and Suzette Wolding, public relations assistant account executives; Mike Ricke, a direct marketing account assistant; Martin Voll, office services coordinator; and Colleen Opsahl and Susie Stoner, receptionists. The agency promoted Chris Dordell to public relations senior account executive and Susan Shouse to production biller.
Foley Sackett in Minneapolis added Michelle Willinganz as a graphic designer and Chris Cortilet as designer/electronic media. The agency promoted Kim Thelen to management supervisor.
Ludlow Advertising in Minneapolis hired Jael North as an assistant account executive and Carolyn Anderson as an administrative assistant.
Adamson in St. Louis hired Scott Pfau as a graphic design/production artist. The agency also added David Ressner as an editor/writer.
Redstone Communications in Omaha added Chad Rutter as a junior art director. Jim Svoboda joined Redstone Direct as general manager.
Libby Perszyk Kathman in Cincinnati promoted Bill Thiemann to account supervisor, Diane Bowman to senior design director and John Kuchenmeister to design director.
Ike Imhof joined David K. Burnap Agency in Dayton as an art director.
Ira Thomas Associates’ public relations group in Youngstown hired William Thomas as an account manager and Julie Goulis as an account executive.
Innis Maggiore Group in Canton added Tom Delamater as a senior writer and Monica Anne Renier as a production coordinator.
Lorriane Russell joined Penny/Ohlmann/Neiman in Dayton as director of public relations.
Lisa Woods was promoted to the position of vice president, director of broadcast production, at Wyse Advertising in Cleveland.
Northlich Stolley LaWarre added three new staffers to its Cincinnati office: Kristen Kluender and Laura Tenney, account managers; and Beth Whitmore, an assistant account manager. The agency also promoted Scott Aaron to account supervisor, Abby Krout to assistant account manager and Mike Swainey to account manager.
Mark Heckman joined Marc Promotion in Pittsburgh as senior vice president/general manager for relationship marketing.
Malcolm Marketing Communications in Madison added Dori Dolata as production manager and Tiffany Seisser as associate account director/copywriter.
Steve Clementi joined Sprecher/Bertalot & Co. in Milwaukee as an art director.
Celtic Advertising in Brookfield promoted Brian Meehan to public relations manager.
Jean Clemmons joined DuFour Advertising in Sheboygan as a financial administrator.