Miami-based Salud.com has named Jose Velez chief marketing officer. The company will offer online health services to Spanish-speaking consumers.
FKQ Advertising & Marketing in Clearwater has promoted Susan Skinner to senior media buyer and has hired Jason Bryant as copywriter.
In Tampa, Teasdale Enterprises has added copywriter Rohana Chomick.
In Jacksonville, Morgan & Partners has welcomed Mike Rolandelli as account executive.
St. John & Partners in Jacksonville has hired Laura Capitano as account coordinator, Burt Fruchette as media assistant and Jon Nicolosi as junior art director.
In Jacksonville, Robin Wedewer has joined the Robin Shepherd Group as director of research and planning.
Megan Ortman has arrived at Jacksonville-based Willman & Company as media buyer.
Elizabeth Boineau Lapham has become senior vice president at Fleishman Hillard in Atlanta. Lapham will be responsible for managing the public relation agency's business-to-business and healthcare technology groups.
Communication 21 in Atlanta has added Katrina Hamm and Tracey Shell as account executives and Ashley Malone as assistant account executive.
Atlanta's Sport & Entertainment Direct has appointed Jonathan Agin, formerly with Wrangler Jeans, national sales manager.
Rountree Group in Atlanta has promoted Kay Cavender to vice president.
Esther Lippman has progressed to senior account executive and Adrian Locklear has become controller at the Headline Group. The Atlanta agency also has enlisted Ellen Bookman as senior account executive, Marni Hirsch as project manager, and Amanda Himoff and Wendy Marcus as assistant account executives.
Robert O'Neill will retire as vice president and director of advertising at the Times-Picayune in New Orleans, effective May 31. Grieg Smith will assume the ad director's title at the newspaper.
MGH Advertising in Baltimore has elevated Jennifer Homes to vice president of creative services.
Ken Yednock has been appointed chief operating officer at Gray Kirk Vansant in Baltimore. Yednock formerly served as vice president of client services.
A NORTH CAROLINA
Incite Communications in Charlotte has hired Jean Brumfield as senior art director.
Paradox Films has named Tom Atkins vice president of business development. The Charlotte production company also has hired Dennis Burton as director of broadcast sales.
A SOUTH CAROLINA
Jackson-Dawson in Greenville has promoted Wade Franks to creative director. Charles Richardson has joined the agency as senior copywriter.
The Leslie Agency in Greenville has hired graphic designer Alex Yarborough, executive assistant Amy Keefer and traffic coordinator Charlotte Edwards.
In Greenville, Erwin-Penland has promoted Eatherine Flesher to account executive. The agency also has installed Anne Efird as media coordinator, David Parker and Chris Turner as studio artists, and Avery Hui as interactive programmer.
Anderson Public Relations of Hilton Head has advanced Christine Thompson to senior account supervisor and associate director of strategic planning.
In Myrtle Beach, Brandon Advertising has named Geralyn Giambrone account executive.
In Memphis, Archer/Malmo has added Brian Dixon as art director, Heather Collins as director of human resources and Wayne Vaughn as manager of technology services. Stephanie Tibbs has moved up to account supervisor. Archer/Malmo's Media Partners has signed Karin Cook as a partner.
Krissa Gaston has been promoted to account manager at Sossaman Bateman & Associates. The Memphis shop also has added copywriter Bethany Legan and art director Kevin Mitchell.
In Memphis, Chandler, Ehrlich & Company has promoted Debbie Yen to account manager and Ashley Frazer to account executive.
Knoxville's Tombras Group has selected Chad Young and Bryan Campbell graphic designer and information services manager, respectively.
The Meridian Group in Virginia Beach has assigned Cheryl Knick to its media department as a supervisor.
Whitney Wirman has joined Arnold Communications as account supervisor. Andy Thompson has signed on at the Richmond agency as studio artist