Vijay Rao progressed from assistant account executive to media buyer at Stuart Bacon. Also at the Fort Worth agency, Troy Myatt advanced to senior art director.
Melissa DeLoach is a new project director at Decision Analyst, Arlington.
The Forbes Group, Dallas, hired account services manager Stacy Roberson, formerly account executive at Anderson Hanson and marketing manager for
Sovereign Homes Corp.
PageNet, Plano, promoted Kirk Brewer to vice president of investor relations and Scott Baradell to vice president of corporate communications.
Taco Cabana named Heather Woehrle field marketing manager for the Austin and San Antonio territories and Charles Herrera in the same post for Houston, Dallas and Oklahoma.
Roger Christian & Co., San Antonio, appointed Bill Stowe art director. Stowe formerly was with The Thompson Agency, also San Antonio.
Fogarty Klein & Partners, Houston, added traffic managers Bruce Broadbent and Glenda Halliburton, account supervisor Charles Packard and art director Jared Van Bruaene. Promoted at the agency were senior buyer Elizabeth McKinney, broadcast buying supervisor Sandra Williams, producer Jin Chung, assistant account manager Courtney Keeling and print communications specialist Sheila Youngblood.
The Maxfield Group, Irving, elevated Mickey Broach from senior copywriter to associate creative director.
Gugel Advertising, Dallas, welcomed planning coordinator Lisa Dominguez and traffic assistant Kristina Jackson.
The Wittmann Group, Dallas, hired client development director Dick Morris. Previously, Morris was employed as a senior account manager at The Point Group, also Dallas.
Aline Parrish shifted from Micrografx Corp. to Springbok Technologies, Dallas, as executive vice president.
VWA Group, Dallas, assigned creative director Steve Papathopoulos to its environmental graphics unit. He was with David Carter Design Associates.
Meredith Duffey was designated marketing coordinator at Polo magazine's Houston office.
AMFM Radio Networks, located in Dallas, tapped Omar Thompson as marketing director.
Padgett Printing, Dallas, named Retha Petruzates marketing director and James Johnson database manager.
Sheila Durante joined Essilor of America as director of public relations and corporate communications in Dallas.
Guy Guerriero was named president of Group Bolton, Dallas. He has been with the company since 1991.
GSD&M, Austin, hired associate creative director and art director Larry Jarvis from Doner, where he was vice president and senior art director.
Kim Walls joined Big Fish Films, Dallas, as production manager while Robbie Hague arrived as studio manager.
The Olson Group, Austin, hired business development director Kim Carpenter, account supervisor Vera Fischer and graphic designer Andrew Deutsch.
Bromley Aguilar & Associates, San Antonio, welcomed assistant account executive Marta Villanueva and account director Faustino Quiros. Villanueva was previously with Sanchez Marketing Communications, McLean, Va., and Quiros was with McCann-Erickson Japan.
[Metal] Studio, Houston, signed two new staff designers: Jeff Wittman and Jarrod Glick.
James Fontaine was promoted from vice president of sales and marketing to president of Microtune, Plano.