Atlanta’s IXL Film & Video has welcomed Shaunda Wilson as business development manager. Wilson has more than 13 years of sales and account management experience at Atlanta-area agencies, including Babbit & Reiman, Fahlgren Martin and T.G. Madison.
Lisa Craig has been named senior marketing manager for the women’s line of Russell Athletic’s retail operations. Russell is based in Atlanta.
Giant Studios in Atlanta has hired Rudy Poat as visual effects supervisor. Poat has worked on feature films including The Matrix and the Oscar-winning What Dreams May Come. Kathleen Fitch was appointed senior producer.
Heather Buratt has joined The Graham Group as media buyer at the Lafayette-based agency’s Baton Rouge office. She previously was a traffic manager for The Gregory Group, also in Baton Rouge.
– NORTH CAROLINA
Coyne Beahm has promoted Michele Solomon to senior account executive. The Greensboro shop also installed Eddie
Roderick as an assistant art director and Amy Shiller as an account coordinator.
Bob Shaw has progressed to senior vice president and an equity owner at Giordano Advertising in Charlotte.
Raleigh-based direct marketing agency Georges & Murray Direct has hired Krista Sargent as an account coordinator.
Creative Energy has added Angelica Ares and Robert Baggett as graphic designer and art director, respectively. Kathy Irvin has arrived at the Johnson City shop as an account executive.
PikeCassels Design/Marketing has assigned Grisson Davis to its design staff in Winston-Salem.
– SOUTH CAROLINA
Henderson Advertising in Greenville has named Al Perkinson senior vice president and director of client services.
Christopher Cain has become general manager of Anderson Communications Group’s public relations division in Hilton Head.
The Leslie Agency in Greenville has promoted account supervisors Dan Crane, Jennifer Famiglietti and Gary Cherrett to management supervisors.
Lowell Eckart has joined the staff of Jackson-Dawson in Greenville as director of event marketing.
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