Nancy Harmel has joined August Associates of Winfield as media director.
Terry Parish has joined MSL Advertising as art director. Parish joins the Skokie agency from Gravity Design in San Diego.
Wunderman Cato Johnson, Chicago, promoted Tom Hansen to senior vice president, executive creative director. He has worked on Taco Bell, Miller, Blockbuster and Sears while at WCJ.
New at Giant Step are director of operations David Andrew; director of IS Chris Cronin; director of management Patrick Gallagher; and director of strategic consulting Margaret Godfrey. Tim Irvine was promoted to director of creative development at the Chicago shop.
Scott Johnson has joined D’Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles as an account executive for Burger King’s central region field marketing group in Chicago.
DDB Chicago promoted Tim Souers to creative director and Ramona Biliunas to management representative. Jacie Brandes, Stacey Davidson and Sarah Rego were each promoted to account
Sophie L. Miller has been named senior consultant at The Wheelless Group in Chicago.
Creswell, Munsell, Fultz & Zirbel has hired Jennifer Glover Konfrst as an account manager in the Des Moines public relations office. Rachel Dircks joined as manager, client services in the account service group.
Meyocks & Priebe Advertising has elected Robert McClelland vice president of the West Des Moines agency.
Lyn Wethy has been promoted to vice president, account supervisor at BBDO, Southfield. Previously she was vice president, associate media director. Kent Graham joins the agency as a senior writer.
Steve Bennett has joined Perich + Partners, Ann Arbor, as an account supervisor. He will be responsible for Elgrande.com and American Soy Products.
New at Kansas City-based Bernstein-Rein are direct marketing account executives Scott Presnell, Stacey Hodges and Tracy Sloger. Mark Brookstein has been hired as an assistant media buyer. Jim Shrader is a broadcast producer. Clifton Alexander joins as a studio artist and Lola Basic has been hired as an assistant media buyer.
New at Barkley Evergreen & Partners in Kansas City is account supervisor Melissa Racer.
Rodgers Townsend has hired 11 new staffers in its St. Louis office. New in the account services department are Veronica Ambuehl, Frances Kemp, Chris Rarick and Chris Mendez. Matt Bauer, Ron Copeland, Jim Kraus, Dave Nelson and Mary Willard have joined the creative team. Jody Seiber and Tracy Sykes-Long are new in the media department.
Teri Kallie has joined D’Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles, St. Louis, as vice president and account planner for the agency’s Twix, Whiskas and Capital One accounts.
Swanson Russell Associates has named Paul Berger and Kathleen Durkin vice presidents in its Omaha office. Berger and Durkin also serve as associate creative directors.
Sylvia Morrison has joined The Wolf Group in Cleveland as president of its direct marketing unit. Meanwhile, Wolf Directory Marketing promoted seven staffers. Evette Jackson Clark was named director of client services, a new position. Kelly O’Connell-Ilg was promoted to director of marketing and research. Chariste Roberson and Vicky Bobey were named senior account executives. Carrie David and Diane McKay were each promoted to account executive. Pat Adamski was named account executive/administrator.
Bridge Intergrated Communications promoted Janine White to account supervisor at its Cincinnati office.
New to SBC Advertising, Westerville, are account executive Doug Spalding, HTML programmer Chris Vaughn and account coordinator Suzanne Wahlenmaler. The shop promoted Peter Fantine to senior account executive, and Jason Lowe to senior media buyer.
Sally Shoquist has been promoted to senior vice president at Empower MediaMarketing. She will be responsible for national and local media for the Cincinnati shop.
Directions Incorporated in Neenah has promoted Scott Mueller from art director to packaging design director.
Tracy Leland has been promoted to public relations account executive at Sprecher Bertalot & Co. in Milwaukee.
Orion Advertising & Marketing in Madison promoted Barb Wilbur to vice president, finance. Eric Firestone and Bill Zillmer were each promoted to associate creative directors
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