Tina Niclosi has progressed to principal and executive vice president at Oden. Prior to her promotion at the Memphis, Tenn., shop, Niclosi led the development of the marketing and account service group as account supervisor and then senior vice president. Jeff Blankenship has also advanced to vice president and associate creative director. An 11-year Oden veteran, Blankenship will have creative responsibility for half of the firm's clients. In addition, Todd Strickland has been named chief financial officer. Previously controller, Strickland has been with the agency since 1998. Kelley Fuchs and Andrea Wiley have joined the shop as account associates, while David Hardin and Dan Robertson have been hired as associate designer and senior production artist, respectively.