Chris Studzinski joined FCB Chicago as vice president, director of office services. Jason Mitton joined the shop as interactive solutions manager.
Direct marketing agency LKH&S promoted Julie Pocta to senior account executive. Nancy Forster and Susan Parker joined the Chicago shop as account directors.
Trekk Cross-Media Communications in Rockford promoted Sandi Wohlford to project manager.
Brenna Zbieranski joined Bj Thompson Associates in Mishawaka as a graphic designer.
Caryl Kubelka-Peck was promoted to associate media director at Zimmerman Laurent & Richardson in Des Moines. Brian Sauer joined the shop as an art director.
Becky Dirks joined Flynn/Wright, Des Moines, as a public relations account coordinator.
Erin Hurley joined Porter & Associates in West Des Moines as vice president of business development.
Erin Doyle joined Eisbrenner Public Relations as an account coordinator. Carrie Cioffi was promoted to senior account executive at the Troy firm.
Greg Smith and Larry Splett were each elected vice president at Padilla Speer Beardsley, Minneapolis. Sean McDonnell was promoted to managing editor at the shop.
Colle + McVoy, Minneapolis, promoted Caroline Crowell to assistant planner/buyer, Cathy Leaf to senior account executive, Chris Peters to art buyer and Elizabeth Pickerill to print production manager. Jennifer Grove joined the shop as an account manager, and Jodi Schmidtgoesling joined as a planner and buyer.
Eric Simon joined Kerker as vice president and director of the agency’s i/d Factor, a hybrid of Minneapolis shop’s interactive and direct marketing groups.
The Vandiver Group in St. Louis promoted Suzanne Holroyd to vice president.
New at Maring, Kanefield & Weisman in St. Louis are new media producer Carrie Myers, account executive Kathy Pieri, traffic manager Lisa Marlinghaus and production and graphic artist Bob Eigenrauch.
Barkley Evergreen & Partners in Kansas City hired vice president/director of account planning Jonathan Cipes, project manager Jolinda Kahre and business manager Linda Miller.
New at Valentine-Radford in Kansas City are assistant account manager Gabe DeWitte, editorial trainer/supervisor Patricia Engel, media print buyer Cheryl Tulipana, media supervisor Karen Medley, senior account manager Kari Flatlie, director of relationship marketing Gary Schmidt, senior copywriter Elena Owens and copywriter Craig Erpelding.
Promoted at the shop were Nicole Day to media broadcast supervisor, Kim Fritz to public relations senior account manager, Lavonne Stein to administrative manager, Julie Weiss to management supervisor, Roger Bryant to art director, Kent Miracle to account group director, Daniel Davis to junior broadcast buyer, Dan Coleman to broadcast buyer, Kurt Lorenz to media planner, Todd Alvested to media planner, Derek King to media supervisor, Mike Welsh to assistant media buyer and Megan Fitzsimmons to assistant media planner.
Cindy Nelson joined The Urda Company as controller, responsible for administrative and financial management at the Akron shop.
New at Libby Perszyk Kathman in Cincinnati are administrative clerk Shelia Coots and co-ops Nicole Staigl and Monica Feinsauer.
New at MARC USA/Pittsburgh are executive assistants Celine Beech and Christine Bickrest, staffing and recruiting consultant Rick Jozwiak and senior human resources administrator Peggy Vandenbord.
New at Bader Rutter and Associates in Milwaukee are writer Ryan Goergen, account executive Jodi Zirbel and media relations manager Jenifer Shillinglaw.
The Heibing Group in Madison hired assistant account executives Sarah Weber and Emily Gross; public relations account supervisor Daniel Austin; public relations senior account executive Joan Lenherr; public relations account executives Robin Worth and Kelly Mlsna and public relations associate account executive Erin Elliot.
Joan Schuch joined Media Management in Green Bay as an account executive.
Sarah Richmond joined Zizzo Group Advertising in Milwaukee as office coordinator.
DMC Advertising & Direct Marketing in Pewaukee promoted Jenny Walkowiak to account executive.
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