Lane & Associates Advertising in Phoenix appointed Beth Haueter as account manager.
Cramer-Krasselt, Phoenix, hired Jamie Hernandez as creative services manager and promoted Monica Getsinger from assistant account executive to account executive, Chandra Smith from media assistant to media buyer and Jeff Robertson from production artist to associate art director.
Norma Basteris joined AdWorks, Honolulu, as media director working with such clients as Kahala Mall, Budget, Daiei and Queens/HMSA.
Shonkwiler-Marcoux Advertising & Public Relations, Las Vegas, has added five new employees: graphic designers Cindy Koppy, Jamie Orkin and Jeremy Grubaugh; copywriter Matthew Lea; and account coordinator Patricia Sparks.
Edwin McKelpin joined Ivarson Design Group of San Anselmo as a senior designer.
Blattel Associates Marketing & Public Relations in San Francisco promoted Caryn Carmer to senior account executive and Blaine Corren and David Poston to assistant account executives.
Lodging Hospitality appointed Jim Murphy regional manager at its Burlingame office.
Columbia Sportswear Company, Portland, hired Jay Braverman to fill the newly created position of senior graphics designer.
Babcock & Jenkins Direct, Beaverton, promoted Heather Linn to account executive; Josh Siler to manager of interactive services; and Laura Cox to manager of account services.
Leopold Ketel & Partners, Portland, hired Simona Bortis as a graphic designer.
North By Northwest Advertising in Portland announced that Tom Bacon has been made a senior partner, creative director, and Wayne D. Modica has been named senior partner, managing director. In addition, the agency, previously known as North By Northwest Direct, hired Angie Burk as account executive and promoted Cara Stacey to assistant account executive.
Tony Dunaif was promoted to the newly created position of vice president, market development, for MTV Networks in Santa Monica. Dunaif, who previously served as director of market development, will now be responsible for sales and marketing for all the MTV Networks.
Gail Waters and Annette Steiner joined Hunter Barth Advertising in Irvine as senior account manager and senior art director/creative director, respectively.
Wiley & Associates, Westlake Village, hired Denise Miller as copywriter and Corine Krogman as director of account planning.
Alhman & Associates, Westlake Village, appointed John Johnson creative director.
Nicole Gipson was promoted to senior account executive at The Blaze Company in Venice.
Bruce Kukuk was named account executive on the Honda national advertising account team at Rubin Postaer and Associates in Santa Monica.
Colby Effler & Partners added Gary Sanchez as director of print production. He will oversee print traffic and the art studio.
Euro RSCG DSW Partners, Salt Lake City, has made the following hires and promotions: creative director Muffy Ferro was promoted to senior vice president; Simon Miller was named broadcast production coordinator for the Intel and Iomega accounts; Gloria O’Reilly was named assistant media planner for the Intel account; Peter Klinge Jr. was promoted to senior vice
president and senior account director for DSW Interactive; Pamela J. Kruteck was promoted to vice president and group media director; Jennifer Ward was hired as an interactive senior copywriter; Debbie Herrington joined as account service analyst; and Chris Graves joined as vice president and account director.
Hammerquist & Saffel, Seattle, hired Debbie Fuller as an account executive, handling such accounts as Olin Skis, Callaway Golf Apparel and Diadora America. Dave McLaughlin joined the agency as a graphic designer.
Cole & Weber, Seattle, hired three employees to join the Boeing recruitment advertising team: Deanna Singleton, account supervisor; Megan Gray, assistant account executive; and Katy Ransom, account coordinator.
Greg Latimer was promoted to manager of advertising and promotions for Alaska Airlines, Seattle.
–compiled by Sarah Andreotti