Frankel & Co., Chicago, promoted Liane Adduci Urevig to the new post of vice president for corporate communications.
Creative directors Kent Middleton and Bob Akers were elected senior vice presidents at Leo Burnett, Chicago.
Wunderman Cato Johnson in Chicago hired John Willis as management supervisor and Elaine Goldberg as director of database marketing.
Chris Iannuccilli was promoted to management representative at DDB Needham Chicago.
Joining TFA Communications in Chicago are new business developer Sean Dunn, regional account executive Beth Miller, account executive Christine Pancryz, account executive Shari Schoenberg, art director Jim Stallman and associate creative director Michael Wilson.
Susan Lind was promoted to account supervisor at Grant/Jacoby, Chicago.
Marketing Support, Chicago, hired Joe Mayerle as an account supervisor.
Keller Crescent in Evansville added account executive Chad Decker and assistant account executive Lisa Mills.
Claudia Cahill joined Kragie/Newell, Des Moines, as vice president for sports and entertainment marketing.
Tim Poppen joined Rochester Rossiter & Wall in Sioux City as a creative director. The agency named Shelli Ryan as its director of public relations.
Bawden & Associates in Davenport promoted Liz Merdian Lareau to director of account management and hired media buyer Amy Carroll, public relations manager Ken Gullette and art director Connie King.
BBDO Detroit in Southfield promoted Grant Griffin to senior planner in its strategic services division and Michael Muscat to senior planner in its planning and research division.
Jo-Allison Floyd joined Grace & Wild Digital Studios in Farmington Hills as an account executive for commercial accounts.
Eisbrenner Public Relations in Troy has promoted Julie Hardy to assistant account executive.
Bozell in Southfield hired Ann Ronneberg as a print production manager and Dan Dilloway as senior planner, media, on the Chrysler/Plymouth Dealer Association Advertising account.
At Sefton Associates in Grand Rapids, Pat Murphy joined as a production manager.
D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles in Troy promoted Gust Kouvaris to director of events and sports marketing, while Mary Bester was named vice president and brand marketing partner for Cadillac DeVille.
Paul Dalpiaz was named director of information systems and technology at J. Walter Thompson's Detroit office.
Peterson Milla Hooks Advertising in Minneapolis added production artist Chris Mellin.
Campbell Mithun Esty in Minneapolis promoted Karen Rajcic to associate creative director and hired Mark Wildenhaus as an associate creative director.
Beth Kinney joined Kruskopf Olson in Minneapolis as a copywriter.
Kupper Parker Communications in St. Louis added Terry Dattoli as senior production artist and Mark Hartmann as media consultant.
Linda Smithers joined Redstone Communications in Omaha as production director.
Sue Prue joined Meldrum & Fewsmith Communications, Cleveland, as an art director. Beth Desoffy was promoted to media planner and buyer.
Paul Carringer has joined Baderscher Communications, Marion, as vice president of business development.
Libby Perszyk Kathman in Cincinnati hired Sandra Dressler and Stephen Laux as production artists and Richard Painter as a graphic designer.
New at Stein & Co. Communications in Cleveland is designer Randall Herrera.
Damon Caiazza joined Digital Navigation in Cleveland as a project coordinator.
Hitchcock Fleming & Associates in Akron named Greg Pfiffner a copywriter.