O'Neal & Prelle in Hartford has hired Dana Geis as senior account executive and Lisa Miceli Feliciano as public relations account executive. Before joining the agency, Geis was vice president in charge of account management at Bombaci and Mitchell Associates in Westwood, Mass. Feliciano was senior publicist at The Globe Pequot Press in Old Saybrook.
Elisabeth Strillacci has joined Cronin & Co. in Glastonbury as public relations account executive. The shop also has promoted Laura Gibbs to public relations account executive and Leigh Newton to public relations assistant account executive.
Mintz & Hoke in Avon has hired Josh Dennis as media assistant. Dennis is a recent graduate of the University of Connecticut in Storrs.
Moving Pictures Video & Film in Glastonbury has tapped Rebecca Benedict as production assistant. Before joining the shop, Benedict interned with Boyd Productions in Hartford.
Lashley & Co. in Boston has appointed Jane Sinclair account coordinator.
Hugh Flanigan has joined Philip Johnson Associates in Cambridge as vice president and creative director. He is responsible for expanding the company's electronic and advertising capabilities. Flanigan previously was senior art director for America Online/Redgate.
Ingalls Advertising in Boston has announced the following new hires: Kristen Cavallo, account planner; Gina Fajardo, account supervisor; Carol Taylor, senior project manager; and Wyndham Bearden, account manager.
Jennifer Idavoy has been hired as account coordinator for Dimond Communications Group in Boston. Idavoy previously was an intern with Gray and Rice Public Relations in Boston.
Computerworld in Framingham has promoted the following employees: Elizabeth Phillips, from senior marketing manager to marketing director; Sue Thaxter, from marketing manager to sales development manager; John Brillon, from senior designer to art director; and Stuart Dale, from senior marketing specialist to marketing manager of events.
J.M. Perrone Co. in Weymouth has promoted Robert LoSciuto to vice president. LoSciuto most recently was controller and profit-sharing plan trustee.
SeaChange International in Maynard has appointed Yvette Gordon as director of interactive technologies. Gordon was formerly director of interactive technologies for Time Warner Cable.
Jack Morton Co. in Boston has added the following employees to its staff: Leslie Jonas, executive producer; Margaret Desjardins, interactive designer; Catherine Royce, national director/training; Amy Larsen, creative assistant; and Jason Courtemanche, computer assistant.
The AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts has named Carisa Cunningham director of communications. Cunningham most recently was with the AIDS Action Council of Washington, D.C.
BBK in Newton has promoted Jack Cavalier to information systems manager from accounting manager.
KSV Communicators in Burlington has announced the following hires: Buffy McCoy, copywriter; Maggie Rush, production coordinator; Maura Hemingway, accounting manager; Andrew Flewelling, account manager; Jamie Smith, public relations account manager; and Michael Maloney, public relations account coordinator.