Paul Brourman was elected a senior vice president at DDB Needham Chicago, where he is a group creative director.
April R. Barnhardt was named vice president of new business development at Grey Directory Marketing, Chicago.
Tom Downs joined Cramer-Krasselt, Chicago, as a vice president, management supervisor.
At Abelson-Taylor in Chicago, Greg Niemczyk was promoted to account director; Susan Fultz to account supervisor; Carol Markov to art director; Jennifer Fogerty to account coordinator; and Jennifer Holborn and Sarah Fithen to assistant account executives. New at the agency are senior technical writer Arun Dhar, senior writer Greg Wiezorek and account executive Marva Bartley.
Lisa James joined BBDO Chicago as a senior business manager.
Barbara Meyers joined Davies Pacheco Murphy, Oakbrook Terrace, as a traffic manager.
Amy L. Levy was named a senior copywriter at Robinson & Maites in Chicago.
Paul Tribbs joined the Glenview office of Stephan & Brady as a senior account supervisor.
Conway/Milliken Associates, Chicago, promoted John Golanty to president and Barbara Conway to executive vice president.
At Meyocks & Priebe in West Des Moines, Jennifer Foley was promoted to account manager, and Julie Lasche to print production specialist.
Kathy Slaymaker was promoted to account manager at Creswell, Munsell, Fultz & Zirbel, Cedar Rapids.
Dick Briner joined the Creative Alliance in Louisville as an executive creative director.
At Wunderman Cato Johnson in Detroit, Fred Stafford was promoted to senior vice president, director of creative services; Jenny Windorf to operations manager; and Michael Zakarian to art director. New at WCJ are copywriter Robin Watson and senior account executive Kathleen Lesnau.
Hedge & Co., Southfield, named Sarah Mazure an account executive.
Randy Gosda joined Colle & McVoy, Minneapolis, as an associate creative director.
Michelle Millar joined Clarity Coverdale Fury, Minneapolis, as a media strategist.
Kathleen Kelly DiGregorio joined HMS Minneapolis as an account supervisor.
New at Hensley Segal Rentschler, Cincinnati, is Diane J. Davis, client service executive and marketing management specialist. Lynn Allen was named an equity partner and a member of the board of directors at the agency.
Greta Seckman was promoted to traffic manager at Stephan & Brady, Madison, where Lisa Wery signed on as a graphics production assistant.
New at Cramer-Krasselt in Milwaukee is associate media director Laurie Hanson.
B. John Bisio joined Blue Horse, Milwaukee, as a publications manager.