Paul Tilley, John Siebert, Kate Kray and Paul Douma were named vice presidents at DDB Chicago. Kelly Arst, Charlotte Skelton and Michael Welch were each promoted to media supervisor. Michael Robinson was elected senior vice president.
Ross Advertising elected Gaynell Barton vice president of media services. The Peoria agency named Wendy Behrens senior vice president and Sandy Beelman assistant account executive.
Integrated Marketing Solutions in Chicago hired Brian Wilson as an account coordinator.
Caryn Gray and Scott Stawski both joined Nykamp Consulting Group in Downers Grove.
Rhea & Kaiser Marketing in Naperville promoted Sue LaBarbera and Stephanie Rhea both to account supervisor.
Davies Pacheco & Murphy Advertising in Oak Brook Terrace hired Lyn Webb as creative director.
BBDO Chicago promoted Anne Dooley and Stacie Boney both to executive vice president, client service director.
J. Walter Thompson in Chicago named Joe Silberman director of corporate communications.
Cramer-Krasselt in Chicago promoted Jennifer Antonini to assistant account executive.
Leo Burnett in Chicago elected Jana O’Brien an executive vice president and Peter Boczar a senior vice president.
Judy Franks joined Starcom in Chicago as senior vice president-media director.
Tom Baer joined DraftWorldwide in Chicago as senior vice president, entertainment marketing and Ideaworld.
DiMeo & Co. in Chicago hired Wiphawee Suntivutimetee as a graphic designer and Dayle Orlove as business manager/controller.
Lori Strum joined Creswell, Munsell, Fultz & Zirbel in Des Moines as senior media planner.
Brad Nowlin joined RHI Marketing in Overland Park as client services manager.
Account manager Mike Hall and senior account manager Andrew Melnykovych joined Doe-Anderson in Louisville.
D’Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles, Troy, promoted Mary Bester to senior vice president and Andrew Schopps to account supervisor.
FCB Worldwide in Southfield named Eileen Wunderlich, Mary Kondrat and Joyce Ryan senior partners. Kristin Albani, Doris Persicketti and Laurel McKinley were each promoted to partner. Diane Brody moved up to media supervisor. Danielle Varga and Theresa Kuclo were both promoted to senior media planner.
McCann-Erickson in Troy named Rhonda Huie senior vice president, creative director and Rob Hendrickson and Alan Rado both vice president, associate creative director. Bob Marks joined as director of finance.
TraverRohrback in Kalamazoo added Kelly Watling, Emily Haines, Yvette Pecha and Jason Julien.
Carrie Jackson was promoted to assistant account executive at Eisbrenner Public Relations in Troy.
Assistant account executive John Lamarche and copywriter M.L. Langford joined the Berline Group in Bloomfield Hills.
Biggs/Gilmore Communications, Kalamazoo, added Dan Shantz as senior art director.
Stap in Kalamazoo appointed Amy Knapp new media specialist. Rachel Frey is the agency’s new public relations and business development manager.
M&H Inc. added production manager Kristi Wenthold and traffic manager Karl Olson to its Minneapolis office. Promoted were copywriter Cobey Rouse and account executive Gretchen West.
Periscope, Minneapolis, hired new-business coordinator Rebecca Kane, senior designer Patrick Weld, interactive developer Steve Killingbeck and project manager Pat Gibbs.
Campbell Mithun Esty in Minneapolis hired Paul Owen as senior vice president/director of human resources.
Miller Meester promoted Tom Mara to associate media director and Mark Ricke to direct marketing assistant account executive. New at the Minneapolis shop are Ann Bauer, Julie Giese, Maria Wigchers, Mike Kirk and Kelly Millard.
Brock Davis joined Martin/Williams in Minneapolis as an art director. John Neumann is a new copywriter.
Kerker Marketing in Minneapolis promoted Liz Warren to vice president, production services.
Adamson in St. Louis promoted Rick Breidenbach to senior account executive and hired account coordinator Missie Lively.
Jeff Herschel joined LaSalle Group, St. Louis, as an art director. Steve Brothers was promoted to account executive.
Osborn & Barr Communications in Clayton promoted Rhonda Ries-Aguilar to vice president-controller and Steve Loher to vice president-human resources.
Kuhn & Wittenborn added Lori West, Deanna Khatamian, Kari Iler, Kathy Pelz, Bob Elser and Rebecca Tegtmeyer to its Kansas City staff. Tracy Smith, Suzanne Dilley and Mike Colahan were promoted at the office.
Copywriter Jeff Nieberding, senior account manager Nancy Gorman and art director Ryan Smith joined D’Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles, St. Louis.
Barkley Evergreen & Partners added account executive Sara Grier to its Kansas City office.
Bailey Lauerman & Associates in Lincoln promoted Carrie Thearle to account executive.
David & Associates, Hastings, added Shaun Schleif as director of media services and Jeff Oates as account executive.
Account supervisor Tracy S. McCarty, senior media planner and buyer Heidi W. Koch,
project manager Valerie L. DiTommaso and assistant media buyer/planner Christine M. Price joined Youngstown’s Ira Thomas Associates.
Northlich Stolley LaWarre in Cincinnati promoted Crystal Baker and Brandee Krabill both to account manager, Todd Sebastian to management supervisor and Rob Wachendorf to assistant design director.
Gregory Marketing Communications in Cleveland appointed David Saifman executive vice president, client services.
Manheim Advertising of Cleveland promoted Bob Volek to executive vice president, creative director; Steven Hacker to vice president, broadcast services; and Debra Bozich and Pat Hylkema both to media director.
Jane Perlaky was promoted to creative director at Bozell Kamstra in Cleveland.
Libby Perszyk Kathman in Cincinnati hired account coordinator Kate Wilke, financial analyst Liz LaVoy and quality assurance coordinator Laura Eddings. Promoted to production director were Martin Williams and Wendy Adams. Tonya Van Tine was made an associate account executive.
Hitchcock Fleming and Associates in Akron hired Tony Carter as associate creative director and Doreen Scerba Kukral and Keith Busch as account managers.
Dave Courtney was promoted to vice president, account director, at Wyse Advertising in Cleveland.
The Creative Department in Cincinnati hired multimedia developer Mike Burch, copywriter Michael Lupariello, designer Diane Allen and junior copywriter Carolyn Bowles.
Kristen Simpson was appointed director of public relations at the Urda Co. in Akron.
Egan/St. James in Pittsburgh promoted Jennifer Fry to account supervisor.
Lindsay, Stone & Briggs Advertising hired Casey Flanagan as insight coordinator at its Madison office.
Image Makers Advertising in Waukesha named Ginny Ripley vice president of creative services, JoAnn Kraus creative director and Margaret Odya public relations coordinator.
Media Management in Green Bay promoted Sheryl Asman and Lynn Schunke both to account supervisor.
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