Integrated Marketing Solutions in Chicago hired Annie Elias as an account executive and Rebecca Kaps as an account coordinator.
Seth Raab joined DiMeo & Co. in Chicago as a copywriter. Archie Algas joined the agency as an art director.
Margot Horn joined Stern Hall in Chicago as an account supervisor.
Matt McIntyre was promoted to art director at J. Walter Thompson in Chicago.
Management representative Lara Tennison was elected a vice president at DDB in Chicago. Tanya Horning was promoted to media supervisor.
Nadine Horwitz was elevated to promotions manager at Kelly, Scott and Madison in Chicago. Gail Gerson joined the agency as director of human resources.
Courtney McConnell was promoted to account executive at Cramer-Krasselt in Chicago. Caryn Gray joined the agency as director of database marketing.
New at Flair Communications Agency in Chicago are director of human resources Lisa Trussell and billing assistant Nancy Marszalek.
New at BBDO Chicago are national broadcast supervisor Patty Roloff, account supervisor Milena Pisano and account executive Max Markovtsev.
Ammirati Puris Lintas in Chicago hired Marie Claude Garneau and Alan Spindle as vice presidents, associate creative directors, and Jacqueline Amacher as vice president, management supervisor. Catherine Lourie-Brink transferred to Chicago from New York as a vice president, account supervisor.
Alisa Wrenn joined Davies Pacheco & Murphy in Chicago as assistant controller.
Frankel in Chicago promoted Lisa Butler to vice president of business development; Andre Cohen and Gretchen Effler both to vice president, group creative director; Steve Cotten to vice president, account director; and Benjamin DiSanti to vice president, strategic planning.
James Ryan joined Rapp Collins Worldwide in Chicago as senior vice president of sales.
Dan O'Connell was named president of O'Connell, Norton & Partners, the food marketing division of Bozell Worldwide in Chicago.
Brian Arnold was promoted to executive vice president at Marketing Support in Chicago.
Mike Schreiber joined Callahan Creek in Topeka as vice president of account management.
New at Sullivan Higdon & Sink in Wichita are copywriter Tom Walsh and account executive Melissa Verzwyvelt.
Promoted to vice president at Doe-Anderson in Louisville were Kristopher Anderson, Tom Comes, Todd Spencer, Kay Steward and Tom Walthall.
R.F. Sharp joined Buzzword in Lexington as wordmonger and content director.
James Moore joined Campbell-Ewald in Detroit as a senior vice president, director of administration.
Jody Ruthenberg joined BBDO Detroit as a training manager. Mitch Brown and Debra Woodward were promoted to account executives at the agency.
Ken Neil joined Hanon McKendry in Grand Rapids as an account executive. Jason Vanderground and Chet Inglis were promoted to account planner and account executive, respectively.
Elena Nedelea joined J. R. Thompson Co. in Farmington Hills as assistant bookkeeper.
Ellen Archer joined Pentacom in Southfield as vice president, associate director of print and out-of-home buying.
David Richardson joined Peterson Milla Hooks in Minneapolis as an art director.
Katherine Plueger joined Clarity Coverdale Fury in Minneapolis as a supervisor of media strategy. Becky Bailey joined the agency's design division, Parachute Design, as vice president, director of brand development.
New at Juntunen Media Group in Minneapolis are operations manager Woody Hubbell, account manager Nancy Quinn, account coordinator Vanassa Lundheim, director of new business development Hugh Huelster, director of innovative solutions Ron Corbisier and relationship manager Mark Abeln.
Risdall Linnihan Advertising in New Brighton promoted Kevin O'Callaghan to executive creative director; Tina Karelson and Rhonda Seel to creative director; Debbi Ryan and Bill Unumb to associate creative director; and Mark Arnold to senior art director.
Royce Wolfe joined Carlson Marketing Group in Minneapolis as director of worldwide sports marketing.
Periscope Marketing Communications in Minneapolis added Chris Cortilet as interactive creative director.
New at Bernstein-Rein Advertising in Kansas City are general counsel Meigs Jones, account supervisors Bob Reardon and Dianna Stearns, assistant account executives Adrienne Boully and Joe Douthitt, account executive Pamela Martin, traffic coordinator Heather Field, operations assistant Jill Trozzolo and administrative assistant Therese Rhodes.
New at Barkley Evergreen & Partners in Kansas City are broadcast buyer Kathleen McGrath, account supervisor Stephanie Oehlert, accountant Pamela Watson and account executives Kelli Williams, Jennifer Cawley and Steffany Carrel.
Jennifer Dodson and Sheri Gassaway were both promoted to assistant public relations director at Adamson in St. Louis.
New at Rodgers Townsend in St. Louis are Kelly O'Meara, Dawn Sorgea, Dave Birke, Ben Trokey, Marco Howell, Cheryl Rockwell and Debbie Steppig.
David Murphy was promoted to vice president and managing director of Atkinson Medical Marketing in St. Louis.
John Buknovik was promoted to vice president at Adcom Communications in Cleveland.
Liggett-Stashower in Cleveland promoted Kelly McNamara to project manager; John Lewis to studio operations manager/computer artist; Karen Abdallah to targeted media buyer/database analyst; and Bridget Lynch to assistant integrated media buyer/planner. Karen Farmer joined the agency as an account executive.
Aylie Fifer joined Bill Brokaw Advertising in Cleveland as a traffic manager.
Julie Starchman joined Smiley/Hanchulak in Akron as an account coordinator.
Charles Repede joined Hitchcock Fleming & Associates in Akron as an art director.
Richard Paschke joined Innis Maggiore Group in Canton as director of media services.
New at Libby Perszyk Kathman are industrial designers Yash Dhuru and Amy Liu and director of marketing, product design development Scott Belliveau.
Alaina Pompa joined Media Management in Green Bay as a graphic designer.
Cramer-Krasselt in Milwaukee hired senior account executive Mark Goldsmith and account executive Sue Reese and promoted Vincent DeMarinis to art director.
Brigit Wendt joined Linsay, Stone & Briggs, Madison, as an account executive.
Stephan & Brady in Madison promoted Linda Arkin to assistant account executive.