Solano Elevated to Broadcast Services Director at CEA

Robert Solano has been named executive vice president and director of broadcast services at Campbell-Ewald Advertising.

Solano takes over from Dennis Plansker, who retired late last year.

Solano’s duties include supervising the development and executing all TV and radio commercials from concept to completion for all CEA clients. He will also oversee the broadcast administration department, advanced communications center and the agency’s vehicle prep center in California. He reports to Bill Ludwig, vice chairman and chief creative officer of the Warren, Mich., agency.

Solano joined CEA in 1983 as vice president, senior producer. Before that, he was at the former Ross Roy Advertising, now InterOne Marketing Group in Troy, Mich.