Sullivan-St. Clair Advertising and Public Relations in Mobile has promoted Mark
Johnson to associate creative director. Mary Zieman has been appointed media director.
Charlene Patterson has joined Townsend, Barney & Patrick as president of its Mobile division and corporate vice president.
Yesawich, Pepperdine & Brown in Orlando has added Dennis Eckel as senior account supervisor, Carol Nippes as account supervisor Sally Beatty as account executive, Tom Ellefson as copywriter, Terri Webb as art director Jeff Roe as print production manager, Jordana Reeves as traffic manager and Claire Bousman as administrative assistant. Will Ketchum has been named director of client services at The Burdette Agency in Jacksonville.
Orlando's Cypress Co. has appointed Michael Cohen vice president of marketing.
The Jeffrey Group in Miami has named Christina Caballero account supervisor.
Steve Kratz has joined Spiro & Waites Advertising, Marketing & Public Relations in Fort Myers as art director.
Miami's Zubi Advertising has named Emmie Vazquez associate creative director.
Clearwater's Tropicolor, a subsidiary of FKQ Advertising & Marketing, has added Leslee Ann Hall as marketing manager.
Josƒ L-pez-Varela has been designated managing partner at CreatAbility in Coral Gables.
The Tampa office of WestWayne has promoted Lisa Duncan to vice president and media director, Will Thomason to senior vice president and Ali Garafalo to account coordinator. Janice McDonough-Payton transferred from the agency's Atlanta office to become broadcast buying manager in Tampa.
Atlanta's Crawford Communications promoted Paul Hansil to executive vice president and chief operating officer, Jim Schuster to senior vice president and Craig Heyl to vice president of post-production services in the company's FilmGroup subsidiary. Susan James has been named vice president and general counsel, a new position.
Pollak Levitt & Nel in Atlanta has promoted Mickey Cohen and assigned Schuyler Wickes to account supervisor posts.
The Atlanta office of WestWayne hired Erik Harbison as senior media planner, Samantha Hickson as media receptionist and administrator, Nicole McNair as senior media planner, Karrie Hanson as account executive, Elise Edmands as assistant brand planner, Denise Cajigal-Plasencia as assistant account executive, and Kristi Kirkeide and Elizabeth Proctor as account coordinators. The agency also promoted Rebecca Anderson, Alanson Horton, Dana Rabb, Cindy Short and Chase Smallman to senior account executive positions. Ellen Cole and Amy Axford progressed to traffic manager and account executive, respectively. Also promoted were media brand strategist Aretta Baldon, media planner Jennifer Hale, and account executives Jennifer Cowman and Steven Lane. Dave Brown has transferred from the BellSouth Mobility account to the Russell Athletic team, Alyse Schwartz moved to the brand planning department and Renee Murray has joined the brand planning team as an assistant.
Eisner & Associates in Baltimore has hired Erin Guggan as senior account executive.
Emery Thompson has joined Baltimore's Trahan, Burden & Charles as copywriter.
The Campbell Group in Baltimore has welcomed Aaron Hartman as art director and Stacy Alford as account executive.
James Houck has joined K&W in Jackson as customer service representative.
Coyne Beahm in Greensboro has employed Keith Spencer as assistant art director.
Elberson Senger Shuler in Charlotte has added two employees: designer Rachel King and copywriter Patrick McLean.
Erwin-Penland in Greenville has hired Chris Roberts as junior account executive. The shop also promoted Margaret Rowland Tucker to junior account executive and Addy Matney to media planner and buyer.
Mike Ernst has advanced to group media director at Gish, Sherwood & Friends in Nashville. The agency also hired copywriter John Norris, traffic manager Nancy Creson-Ball, account executive John Swandal, assistant account executive for public relations Shawn Duncan, Web designer Aaron Szalacinski and creative assistant Christopher Wilkins. Joining the account service department were management supervisor Molly Awe, account executive Rhonda Ward and assistant account executive Apryl Dominguez.
Roc Johnson and Linda Davis have arrived at Sossaman Bateman & Associates in Memphis as Web designer and production designer, respectively.
The Buntin Group in Nashville has hired Francis Eagle as vice president and creative business manager.
Bohan Carden & Cherry in Nashville has appointed Katherine Garrett and Lisa Sarmento art directors and designers.
Archer/Malmo in Memphis has hired Kevin Schon and Peter Montgomery as account coordinators. Gentry Brann was promoted to account supervisor and Stephanie Orbas has advanced to account executive. Jenny Dodson has come aboard as public relations account coordinator.
Health Communications in Memphis has added Art Kimbrough as account manager and Tricia Williams as account coordinator. Terri Greene has been hired as production and traffic manager.
Laughlin, Marinaccio & Owens in Arlington has promoted Nora Petitt and David Thomas to senior account executive positions and hired Donna Hodge as media supervisor. Jasmine Hoedeman has been appointed senior account executive. The agency's interactive services division has added senior Webmaster Glenn Paterson, Webmaster Tim Nicholson and senior Web designer Christian Williams.
The Martin Agency in Richmond has made four new hires. Sarah Larmee joins as studio artist II; Andrew Smith is the new media planner; Rook Strong becomes audio-visual assistant; and Martha Gouldin is project manager. The agency has also promoted seven staff members: Natalie Nichols, senior account executive; Susan Noonan, senior media planner; Sydney Norton, account supervisor; Cheryl Osborn, account executive; Katie Schaeffer, studio artist III; Cynthia Williamson, senior broadcast buyer; and Windy Campbell, senior account executive in Martin's public relations division.
STG Marketing Communications in Fairfax has added Rudy Moeller Jr. as vice president of account service and Marc Regardie as account executive.
KSK in Vienna has named Diana Walsh media and traffic coordinator and Amy Greenlee media buyer and planner.
Chaste Truman has joined the Charleston office of The Arnold Agency as a media buyer and planner.