Starr Seigle McCombs Advertising in Honolulu appointed Mark Renusch associate creative director. Renusch previously worked at Campbell-Ewald Advertising in Warren, Mich., as senior copywriter on the Chevrolet business.
The Weber Group in Palo Alto has made the following additions to its staff: Courtly Stevens was named manager, client development; and Meghan Collins and Aaron Delucia were named account coordinators. The shop also promoted Heather McLellan from account executive to senior account executive.
Stan Sittser was promoted from director of client services to vice president of client services at Grady Britton Advertising in Portland.
Young & Roehr promoted Larry Toda to director of client services.
Muse Cordero Chen & Partners in Los Angeles promoted Gina Cadres to vice president, client services; Stella Cruzalegui to director, strategic services; and David Hsia to account executive, client services.
Robert N. Brisco was named senior vice president of advertising, marketing and new business development for the Los Angeles Times.
Ellen Laning was named senior designer at Lawrence & Mayo Advertising in Newport Beach. Laning previously headed her own graphic design business and also worked for the University of California, Irvine, University Extension, as a senior designer.
The shop also named Jenifer Cabo account executive.
Weber Marketing Group in Seattle hired Steve Berberet as senior art director.