Meg Kannin was promoted to senior copywriter and associate creative director at Arian, Lowe & Travis.
Joel Goldsmith was named an executive producer at DDB Needham Chicago. Robert Isherwood was named director of information management at the agency.
Karen Grotto joined Cramer-Krasselt, Chicago, as a graphic designer.
Amy Haddad was named an associate creative director at Leo Burnett, Chicago.
Jennifer H. Bethke joined Grow Marketing Services, Oakbrook Terrace, as an account manager.
Named associate media directors at Euro RSCG Tatham, Chicago, were Laura McDaniel and Todd Fraipont. The agency promoted Alan Reed to account supervisor.
Joel Jensen joined Meyocks & Priebe, West Des Moines, as a senior account manager. Annie Meacham joined the agency as a senior creative manager and radio producer.
Mary Palmer was promoted to media director, and Melissa Hintz to media supervisor, at Kragie Newell, Des Moines.
Robin Carr was promoted to senior vice president, account director at D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles, Troy.
Joining Young & Rubicam in Detroit were Bill Herrmann, research manager; Anne Melaragni, senior planner; Christine Toth, senior planner; Michael Awdish, purchase service assistant; Sarah Sliney, media buyer. Promoted at the agency were John Gundlach, to senior art director; and Tom Conger, to operations account executive.
Karen Brokaw was promoted to director of client services at Ayers Advertising/Marketing, Lincoln. Tim Siedell joined the agency as an associate creative director.
Charlie Groark was promoted to senior creative executive at Hensley Segal Rentschler, Cincinnati.
Thomas Hitchcock joined Adcom Communications, Cleveland, as an account executive.
Steve Coss was promoted to vice president at Stephan & Brady, Madison, where he is an associate creative director.