Myles Cohen has joined Fleet Capital Corp. in Glastonbury as senior vice president and chief marketing officer. He had been senior vice president of retail marketing at Duracell International, a unit of the Gillette Co.
Tom Banks has been hired by Dakota Group in Wilton as director of marketing.
Mintz & Hoke in Avon has promoted Eileen Brangan to senior account executive for public relations and Heidi Lamar to assistant manager of information systems. Brangan had worked as an account executive; Lamar previously served as the agency's technical support coordinator. Prior to joining Mintz & Hoke, Brangan worked for the Kotchen Group in West Hartford.
Robert Sturtevant has been named vice president of development at Sheaff Dorman Purins in Needham. Sturtevant's 15 years of experience in sales and business development include stints as New England regional development manager for a national water conservation company and account manager at the Boston Business Journal.
Sue Martenson has been tapped by Schneider & Associates in Boston as account manager for corporate communications. She had been a public relations consultant for a variety of financial service clients and previously spent eight years in public relations and marketing at BayBank and two years as an account executive at Clarke & Co. Also joining Schneider's corporate communications group is account executive Julie Granger. The agency has also announced the following staff additions to its consumer group: Jennifer English, account director; Kathleen Noonan, senior account executive; and Page Benham, account executive. In addition, Juliana Graf has been promoted to senior account executive.
Andrea Harrison has been tapped by Matzell Richard & Watts in Boston as director of business development. She had been manager of business development for Lehman Millett, a medical specialty shop in Boston.
Angelo Schmidt has joined BBL in Acton as controller and chief financial officer. He had been assistant controller at CSC Consulting in Waltham. David Chartier has been named manager of management information systems.
The Weber Group, Cambridge, has announced the following staff additions: Michele Locurcio, account executive in the agency's emerging business practice; Sylvia Bajor, assistant account executive on the Gateway business; Amy Dall, account coordinator for clients Bell Atlantic Mobile and AT&T Worldnet; and Mary McCann, executive assistant working with president and chief executive Marijean Lauzier.
Anne Margulies has joined McDermott/O'Neill Associates in Boston as executive vice president. Margulies had served as assistant provost and executive director of information systems at Harvard University.
Lisa Hickey has been named creative director at Heater Advertising in Boston and is responsible for all creative activity for clients Reebok, Fleet Financial Group, Priceline.com and others. Hickey had been with Arnold Communications in Boston, where she worked on Bell Atlantic, Ocean Spray Cranberries and The Hartford. Geoff Mullett has joined Heater as senior copywriter; he held the same post at Young & Rubicam, New York. Jeff Henson has been hired as senior art director; he held the same position at Harris Drury Cohen in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Jeremy Schwartz has come aboard as an art director from Saatchi & Saatchi, New York.
Cone Communications in Boston has added Alison DaSilva, senior account executive; Joe Angland, information technology manager; Megan Kelly, marketing specialist; James Parmakian, account coordinator; and Ted Fitzpatrick, media service coordinator.
Tess Vigeland and Michael Neubarth have been tapped by Brodeur Porter Novelli in Boston. Vigeland had been a reporter for National Public Radio. With Brodeur, she will serve as manager of national media relations. Neubarth, who had been editor of Windows Magazine, will serve as manager of market intelligence for the public relations shop