Group Four Design in Avon hired Joanne Alfieri as senior account manager. She had been marketing category manager at Tucker Housewares in Leominster, Mass. Tara Colvin, former production artist at Mark Russell & Associates in Syracuse, N.Y., was tapped as a production designer.
Cronin & Co. in Glastonbury added Deirdre Doyle as accounting manager.
She had been controller at McKinlay & Partners in Simsbury.
Cole-Haan in Yarmouth promoted Diane Howe to director of retail marketing and advertising from senior print specialist.
Ciavarra Design in Boston advanced Karen Dines to account supervisor from senior account executive.
Lee Fradette was promoted to account executive from assistant account executive at Holland Mark Martin in Boston. Kim Almasian was advanced to production manager from production coordinator. Samantha Zilvitis was promoted to account supervisor from account manager. Sara Beth Ventetuolo was installed as a creative assistant.
Peter Weedfald was named senior vice president and publisher of Boston-based International Data Group’s Computerworld magazine. He had been publisher at Boston-based Ziff-Davis’ Windows Sources magazine.
Tomlinson in Cambridge added Jess Willis, former account manager at Hill, Holliday, Connors, Cosmopulos in Boston, as director of new business and strategic planning. Julie Mittleman was tapped as account coordinator.
Kathleen Ann Galligan joined Lehman Millet in Boston as an assistant account manager. She had been with Holland Mark Martin in Boston. Paris Couture, a recent graduate of the University of Connecticut, was added as an account coordinator.
Epsilon in Burlington tapped Mark Connors as director of new business development, fundraising and membership services. He had been an account executive at Master Software Corp.
Tony Palmisano was named local sales manager at WBCN-FM in Boston. He had been a senior account executive at WEEI-FM, also in Boston.
The Weber Group in Cambridge promoted Maria Bliss to account supervisor from senior account executive. Stephanie Townsend was advanced to senior account executive from account executive. Caragh Whalen also was promoted to senior account executive from account executive. Jill Bettger was advanced to account executive from assistant account executive.
Aaron Kinne joined Directech in Lexington as creative team leader. He had been associate creative director at Dickinson Direct in Braintree.
Feinstein Kean Partners in Cambridge promoted Michelle Linn to vice president from manager of investor relations.
Anne Zeiser joined WGBH-TV in Boston as director of national promotion. She had been senior vice president and director of public relations at McDougall in Peabody.
Mark Ware was hired as senior art director at Devine & Pearson in Quincy.
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