Big Cat Marketing Communications in Colorado Springs hired Roger Muller as operations manager.
Barnhart/CMI Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations in Denver hired Elizabeth Weaver as public relations account executive, Susan E. Plog as copywriter, Abby McMillen as traffic coordinator and Tom Gibbs as programmer.
Praco Ltd. Public Relations and Advertising, Colorado Springs, hired Kendra Keene as an account executive to handle healthcare clients and Keith Donovan as a public relations account executive.
Innerwest Advertising and Public Relations, Reno, hired Ian Bonar as production artist and Wendy Oceguera as account coordinator.
A NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
Stratagem Healthcare Communications, San Francisco, hired Audrey Moh as art director and Michael Ching as senior account supervisor.
Cynthia Spence was appointed chief marketing officer for San Francisco’s Scout Electromedia, a company in the design and development of wireless product solutions.
Telemundo/KSTS-TV in San Jose appointed Brian Canady general sales manager.
Sonya More joined the advertising staff at J. Stokes & Associates, Walnut Creek, as an account executive to work on public relations campaigns for real estate and technology clients.
Nick d’Incelli joined Karakas Parmley/Eisner & Associates, Portland, as media assistant.
Creative Co., a marketing and marketing communications agency in Salem, hired Geena Park as graphic designer.
Koopman Ostbo, a Portland-based full-service integrated marketing communications agency, promoted Marlaina Nelson to office manager and added Todd Werkhoven as creative services manager.
A SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
San Diego Advertising Club named Helen Baker executive director responsible for operating the Ad Club office.
San Diego-based advertising and public relations agency Chapman Warwick hired six new employees. Tom Custer was hired as senior account executive. Katy Morrison is public relations account coordinator. Erin Hergert is a new advertising account coordinator. Danielle Honea was hired as creative group manager. Harry Jenkins is the new print production coordinator/computer artist, and Jennelle Koehler is an account executive.
Neil McQueen joined The Townsend Agency, San Diego, as vice president and creative director.
Bailey/Gardiner, San Diego, hired Timothy Graham and Amy Anderson as account coordinators in public relations, Brandi Banks as assistant advertising account executive and Angela Nolan as advertising services coordinator.
Shelley Fariello joined Weider Publications as Western consumer advertising director for Muscle & Fitness magazine and the new Muscle & Fitness Hers at the company’s headquarters in Woodland Hills.
Paramount Advertiser Services, Hollywood, named Beth O’Connor vice president of research.
Morgan Marketing & Public Relations in Irvine hired Megan Hughie as an account coordinator.
Timothy Kelly was promoted from executive vice president and chief marketing officer to president of Tickets.com in Costa Mesa.
Ryan Rieches, principal of RiechesBaird Advertising, Public Relations and E-Business in Irvine, was elected to the Marketing and Advertising Global Network as vice president of programs.
Equity Marketing, Los Angeles, has undergone a management restructuring. Kim Thomsen becomes president of marketing and interactive services and chief creative officer. Edward Boyd is senior vice president of corporate operations, and Teresa Covington remains the principal financial officer. Gaetano Mastropasqua is senior vice president of client services, and Leland Smith, senior vice president and general counsel, is now in charge of corporate development.
KO/Envision, a Los Angeles company specializing in sports and entertainment marketing, promoted Jennifer Cowan to account director of its sports and entertainment consulting division.
Michael Pachuta was appointed account executive at Lages & Associates, a public relations and marketing communications firm in Irvine.
McCann-Erickson in Seattle hired Nancy Janney as media planner and Tim Lawrence as account coordinator. Carolyn Yasui was promoted to vice president/associate media director. Jennie Meyer is now a senior copywriter. The agency also promoted Alyson Clement to junior media planner and Sara Vandevanter to junior buyer.
–compiled by Denise Boulange
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