Lagrant Communications, a multicultural agency in Los Angeles, has hired Seda Bryant as an art director, Tiffany Pitts as an account manager, and Iris Hosea and Melissa Lopez as account executives. Bryant is charged with developing and executing creative for all print and out-of-home campaigns. She had served as graphic designer at Capitol Commerce Mortgage. Pitts will be responsible for communications strategies for Nissan North America and Hilton Hotels. Hosea, who will work on accounts such as Southern California Edison, The California Wellness Foundation, Nissan and the California Science Center, formerly was a consultant with Tobin & Associates. Lopez, who will work on targeting the Hispanic community for Nissan and the California Science Center, had been at public relations agency Manning, Selvage & Lee.