Independent marketing agency Boulanger & Associates in Canton, Mass., said it has hired Amy Clarke as an account executive. She will work on various client initiatives. Prior to joining the shop, Clake spent five years as a marketing manager at civil engineering firm Vanasse Hangen Brustlin in Watertown, Mass. She has also worked as a marketing assistant at Boston-based Vanderweil Engineers. Boulanger, formerly known as Boulanger & Skinnycat, is a full-service agency working for Ace Hardware, Fisher Experience Spa and KT's Clothing, among others.