Laughlin/Constable promoted Melissa Watson to senior account executive and Leorah Eisenberg to producer in its Chicago office.
Abelson-Taylor, Chicago, promoted Desiree Ng to senior media planner, Chris Field to senior account executive and Lauren Hirsch to assistant account executive. New are Alan Mills, Noah Lowenthal, Steve Pridgeon, Liza Cozzetto, Meg Hogan, Anne Taylor, David Cairns and Rosa Esley.
Greg Surufka is the new vice president and creative director at Heinzeroth & Associates, Rockford.
Ketchum Directory Advertising, Chicago, promoted Michele Markham and Greg Embree each to vice president, business development.
Young & Rubicam, Chicago, promoted Tom Harrison to senior vice president, group account director. John Anderson was hired as vice president, account director; Kim James as assistant account executive; Rob Hernandez as a vice president, brand planning director; and Gana Vishwanath is a new assistant media planner.
Lipson Alport Glass & Associates in Northbrook promoted Sam J. Cuilla to managing director, creative, while John Edelman and Eliot Schreiber were each named managing director and Stewart Mosberg and Lois Bee were each named senior vice president.
Christine Pancyrz was named a senior account executive at August Associates in Winfield. Pancyrz was formerly at TFA/Leo Burnett in Chicago.
Gwen Basinger was promoted to senior vice president at DDB Chicago, where she is director of business development.
Leo Burnett in Chicago named Paul Eichelman a senior vice president and Ray DeThorne and executive vice president.
Named associate media directors at Brann Worldwide in Deerfield are Kelly Hammet and Stefanie Pont.
Juhl Marketing Communications in Mishawaka hired assistant account executive Molly Hartman, designer Tony Pawli, copywriter Jeff Wilhem and electronic pre-press manager Renee Miller.
Keller Crescent Co. in Evansville promoted Katy Nimnicht to account manager.
Arbor Group hired Lisa Marucci as a writer/producer in St. Louis.
Brighton Interactive in St. Louis hired Colleen McEvoy as a project manager.
NKH&W in Kansas City promoted Jennifer Bowlen to management supervisor, Tricia Elliott and Shannon North each to media planner and Gail Wordekemper to account supervisor. The agency hired broadcast buyer Scott Auer, manager of marketing services Crystal Ellison, assistant account executive Melissa Pratte, art director Liz Schneider and IT specialist Charlie Stuart.
Atkinson Marketing in St. Louis promoted Mike Malloy to creative director, Stephanie Forester to account coordinator, Ann Seitz to senior graphic designer/system administrator, and Steve Simmons to associate art director.
Davis Jones joined Malone Advertising, Akron, as management supervisor.
Bridge Integrated Communications, Cincinnati, promoted Curt Tweddell to associate creative director. New are Web programmer Steve Howard, art director Keith Neltner and senior copywriter Mike Seta.
Ryan Wilkins joined Badertscher Communications in Marion as an account coordinator.
New at SBC Advertising in Westerville are Heidi Snow, account executive in the specialized marketing division, and Jeff Rutti, account coordinator in the advertising division.
Christina Thompson joined Liggett-Stashower Public Relations in Cleveland as program associate.
Tom Miller was named chief financial officer of Cincinnati-based WonderGroup. Doug Bergheger was named a senior producer.
Michelle Woods was promoted to vice president of account management at Badertscher Communications in Marion.
Susan Fisher joined Wolf Group, Cleveland, as vice president, creative director of the direct marketing unit.
Optimum Group, Cincinnati, added Mike Adams to its OG Interactive division as a project manager.
Diana Lueptow joined the Staff of Edward Howard & Co, in Cleveland, as a senior account executive.
Baderscher Communications, Marion, hired Ryan Wilkins as an account coordinator.
Ryan Hoffins was hired at Meyer & Wallis in Milwaukee as an account executive.
Mark Purcell joined FH&K in Neenah as a copywriter.
Dufour Advertising hired Roman Draughon as creative director in its Sheboygan office.
Nicole Jeglum joined Stephan & Brady in Madison as an account executive.
Laura Neuser joined McGlinchey & Associates in Brookfield as director of business-to-business public relations
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