Jeff Sherman joined the Chicago Creative Partnership as vice president, creative director.
Ron Zhiss joined Wunderman Cato Johnson in Chicago as director of strategic planning.
Daniel S. Beyer was promoted to art director at Grant/Jacoby, Chicago.
Named associate creative directors at Topin & Associates, Chicago, were Bill Dutton and Abby Mansfield.
Named senior vice presidents at Montgomery Zukerman Davis, Indianapolis, were Michael E. Beltrame, account supervisor; Terri Reilly, media director; and Mike Soper, creative director.
Ilya Profatilov joined Hirons & Co. Advertising, Bloomington, as an international communications designer. Jiangmei Wu joined the agency as a multimedia developer. Seema Pawar came aboard as an account executive.
Robert Graves joined Zimmerman, Laurent & Richardson, Des Moines, as a senior art director.
New at Kragie/Newell, Des Moines, are Douglas Fairchild, art director; Kyle Brown, information systems technician; and Shawn Seley, internet developer and technician.
Promoted at Sullivan Higdon & Sink, Wichita, are production manager Sarah Almond and account executive Heathe Hogan.
Promoted at Doe-Anderson Advertising in Louisville were Barb Renfroe, account manager; Erin Conrad, account manager; Tim Kennedy, graphics studio manager; and Creighton Morris, media planner. Dena Livingston joined as an account supervisor.
Michael Neiswonger was promoted to account director at Hedge & Co., Southfield. Lisa Fleming joined the agency as an assistant account manager.
Karen D. Keoleian joined J. Walter Thompson Detroit as a broadcast talent supervisor.
At Biggs/Gilmore in Kalamazoo, Bruce Davis was promoted to director of interactive communications, while Kito Jumanne was promoted to interactive account planner. Jeff Yonker joined the agency as an interactive programmer.
Amy Vroom joined Gabriel Diericks Razidlo, Minneapolis, as an account coordinator. Sue King was hired as the agency's office manager.
Lisa Proctor joined the Cullinan Group in Minneapolis as a senior copywriter.
Scott Shalles joined Foley Sackett, Minneapolis, as a copywriter.
Shelley Kunitz was named director of marketing and promotions at Adamson Advertising, St. Louis.
New at The Hughes Group in St. Louis are Kristin Boesch, assistant account manager; Patti Betz, traffic manager; Albert Salsich, copywriter; and Joann Alsup, print media buyer and co-op administrator.
At Bailey Lauerman & Associates in Lincoln, Kathryn Stephens Witte was promoted to senior account executive, and Lance Koenig joined the agency as an account executive.
Amy M. Arnold joined Liggett-Stashower Direct Marketing in Cleveland as an account executive. Andrea Beck joined the agency as vice president, group media director.
Michael Mason joined Hitchcock Fleming and Associates, Akron, as a computer graphics specialist and artist.
Jeff Windahl was promoted to vice president of account service at the Arras Group in Cleveland.
At Saifman, Richards & Associates, Beachwood, Laura A. Luketic was named senior production manager, and Matthew Zitelli art director.
New at Northlich Stolley LaWarre in Cincinnati are Jennifer Bettinger, account manager, and Liese Hoover, assistant account manager.
Dan Austin and Jim Moore joined the Rittenhouse Group, Milwaukee, as account supervisors.
Sean Laughlin was promoted to account supervisor at Stephan & Brady, Madison, where Martha Hess was named print production assistant.