On The Move

FLORIDA

In Winter Park, .Com Marketing has signed Julie Stine as director of client partnerships.

William Waites, a partner at Spiro & Waites Advertising, Marketing & Public Relations in Fort Myers, is the new first vice president of the Advertising Federation of Southwest Florida. Gregory Weichert, media director at S&W, has been installed as treasurer of the organization

Marc USA Advertising in Miami has named Sara Valega account supervisor.

Recent promotions at The Lipp- hardt Agency in Tampa include: associate creative director Barry Wallace to creative director; assistant accounting director Suzanne Krawiec to controller; and executive assistant Jamie Wilsford to office manager.

Vivian Sola has advanced to general manager and senior vice president at BVP in Tampa.

C.J. Tuttle-Higginbotham has become a design associate at Massey Persons Brinati Communications in Orlando.

In Boca Raton, Eddy Perez has joined William Harris Advertising as an art director.

New hires at WestWayne in Miami include Alex Durante as production artist and Elizabeth Tuttle as account coordinator. Michele Burke has progressed to assistant account executive and Trisha Jaeger was hired as senior creative designer at the agency’s Tampa office.

GEORGIA

WestWayne in Atlanta has promoted Billy Ravenell to tech manager in its interactive group and Gale Blanchet to director in print production.

Scott Thomas has joined Iconologic in Atlanta as director of client services.

Lee Hirsh, CPA, has signed with Sawyer Riley Compton in Atlanta as controller.

Fleishman Hillard has assigned three new staffers to its healthcare practice. Joining the Atlanta office are Katie Brazel as managing supervisor, Becky Steinmark as account executive and Amy Brushwood as assistant account executive.

MARYLAND

Crosby Marketing in Annapolis has recruited Melissa Thompson Currier to lead its new interactive services group.

NORTH CAROLINA

Mark Brown has joined Bouvier Kelly as associate creative director. Brown comes to the Greensboro shop from Cook Marketing in Jacksonville, Fla., where he worked on the Winn-Dixie, Atlanta Falcons and Jacksonville Jaguars accounts.

Amanda Lynch has arrived at the Lyerly Agency in Charlotte as administrative assistant.

SOUTH CAROLINA

The Gillespie Agency in Columbia has promoted Julie Smith to senior art director.

In Greenville, David Madson and Daniel Austin have joined Jackson-Dawson Integrated Marketing as business manager and studio artist, respectively.

VIRGINIA

Work Inc. in Richmond has added Chris Just as art director.

BCF&M Advertising in Richmond has employed David Witt as account supervisor, Ashley Foster as account executive and Denise Baddour as account manager.

Laughlin, Marinaccio & Owens in Arlington has promoted Kendria Perry to account executive.

The Packett Group in Roanoke has hired Heidi-Leigh Flippen and Danielle Lytton Gauldin as art directors. Flippen arrives from Inprint Inc. in Roanoke, while Gauldin relocates from Opus 1 in Raleigh, N.C.

KSK Communications has advanced media buyer and planner Amy Greenlee to media supervisor. The Vienna agency has also promoted media assistant Diana Walsh to media coordinator.

RightMinds has expanded its public relations team by adding three employees. The new personnel at the Richmond company are Jack McCarthy, public relations coordinator; Elizabeth Breindel, administrative assistant; and Jennifer Carduck, receptionist and human resources assistant.

Deborah Lombardi has joined Hambright, Calcagno & Downing Advertising and Public Relations in Virginia Beach as account coordinator. Previously, Lombardi worked at the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra.

WASHINGTON, D.C.

Ari Ben-Canaan, formerly with Lucent Technologies, has joined the staff of Adworks as assistant account executive. John Leutz and Phil Livingston have been hired as copywriter and art director, respectively. The agency has appointed Andrew Levene, previously a senior director at Fusive in New York, director of business development.

Dittus Communications has expanded its management team to include Kevin Walker as vice president and managing director of public policy; Jennifer Daniel as director; Mike Mitchell as director of coalitions; and Rory O’Connor as vice president of strategic communications.