Moses Anshell in Phoenix has hired Melissa Underwood as client services manager.
SMC-Falcone Strategic Medical Communications in Denver has named Sandra Willimann associate vice president of account services.
Mark Wurzer has been appointed vice president of advertising at the Rocky Mountain News.
Don Serido of Wendt Advertising in Great Falls has been upped to account manager.
Steve Brazell, formerly an art director at CBO Communications in Las Vegas, has started Rigby Studios, a creative design firm in Las Vegas.
Rose-Glenn Advertising in Reno has hired Charlie Nemitz as an art director.
Goldberg Moser O’Neill has made the following promotions: Tracey Taylor, media merchandising assistant account executive; Jennifer Bell, account planner; Amy Winkels, traffic coordinator; Lisa Coris, account executive; Alyssa Berman, account coordinator; and Clayton Rifkin, Stacey Wright and Greg Wood, media planners.
The San Francisco agency has made the following hires: Maria Murray, new business account executive; Sanna Wallenstierna, producer; Gloria Gutierrez-Anderson, senior business affairs manager; Chuck Meehan, Alex Grossman and Mike Gallagher, copywriters; Stephen Moyer, Michael Oldham and Laura Rohrman, assistant media planners; and Nancy Gorman, Erin Mervis, Darrell Perkins and Nikki Thomas, assistant account executives.
Gerber Advertising in Portland has added Don Ramey as an account executive.
Portland-based Dodge, Schmitgall has tapped Valerie Dorsett as an account coordinator.
Dick Macedo has been promoted from executive director of marketing to vice president of marketing at Kia Motors America in Irvine.
Jackie Reed, formerly senior partner and director of Bozell Healthcare West, is now the president and chief executive officer of newly merged Fair Riley Call/Bozell in Costa Mesa.
Team One Advertising has promoted Marianne Bess to management director.
Valerie Goodman has joined Thomas Binnion Advertising in Manhattan Beach as senior account manager.
Brower, Miller & Cole in Newport Beach has hired Tracey Olsen as production coordinator.
Digital Planet in Culver City has named Jane Lee vice president of sales and marketing.
Stoorza Design & Advertising in San Diego has hired Carmen Christian as a graphic artist.
Tony Barbera has joined B.D. Fox & Friends in Los Angeles as an account executive for the motion picture division.
Williams Worldwide in Santa Monica has named Gerald Bagg senior management supervisor.
Kathleen Krogius has rejoined Alcone Marketing Group in Irvine as vice president, director of strategy and communications. Breena Gold has joined the marketing firm from Saatchi
& Saatchi Pacific as vice president, account director of the Burger King premium account.
Forrest Healy has been tapped by Fattal & Collins in Marina del Rey as a senior copywriter.
Roni Hicks & Associates in San Diego has hired Adina Sullivan as an account executive.
Kathy Honan and Heather Lynn Bevan have joined The Blaze Company in Venice as account executives.
Steve Sharp has been tapped by the McAdams Group in Newport Beach as creative director.
Oxford & Drozda Advertising in San Diego has hired Susan Vance as an account executive.
Bruce Bond has joined The Schraff Group in Costa Mesa as account supervisor.
Lages & Associates in Irvine has appointed Dan Chmielewski as senior account manager.
Jackie Conkling has joined The Lawson Marketing Group in Newport Beach as vice president, senior account executive.
WhiteRunkle Associates in Spokane has hired Mike Quick as an account supervisor and Malia Howser and Nicole Welding as account assistants.
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