Tony Garel-Frantzen joined Laughlin/
Constable PR in Chicago as senior vice president, management supervisor.
New at Slack Barshinger & Partners are William Furlong, vice president, director of business media; and William Giacalone, vice president, director of business development.
Maria Tubay joined Davidson Marketing in Chicago as a creative director on the Kraft account.
Carolyn Tilden was elected a senior vice president at Leo Burnett in Chicago.
Williams-Labadie Advertising in Chicago hired Anthony Goosmann as senior vice president, client services.
Stacey Cohen joined Four Points Digital in Chicago as manager of corporate communications.
New at HeldDiedrich in Indianapolis are production manager Marcia Gehring and account manager Julia Calabrese.
Paul Flynn was elected president of Flynn/Wright in West Des Moines. Former president Peter Flynn Jr. was named chairman of the board and chief operating officer. Also, Andrew Flynn was named chief executive officer, and Aaron Kennedy was promoted to vice president/account services.
Karen Lichtig was promoted to partner/manager, special media promotions, at Ford Motor Media, a division of J. Walter Thompson Detroit. Elsewhere at the agency, Bob Muller was appointed senior partner, executive management director of the Ford dealer accounts; John Ottaway was named senior partner, management director for the Ford regional services group; Roman Lesnau was named senior partner, business development manager for the Ford international group; and Steve Hutchison was named senior integrated marketing management director to act as a liaison between the Ford division, dealer advertising and international groups.
Simons Michelson Zieve Advertising in Troy hired Amber Page as public relations coordinator.
Fiona McKenna was promoted to client service executive at J.R. Thompson Co. in Farmington Hills.
Rick Bryant joined McCann-Erickson in Troy as senior art director. Bryce Freymark and Casey Vernon joined the agency's Momentum event marketing and promotions arm as account executive and assistant account executive, respectively.
Denise Smith was promoted to vice president and associate director at PentaCom in Troy. Also, Wendy Edwards and Allison Gelzayd were promoted to supervisor positions.
Marty Weintraub joined The Westmoreland Agency in Duluth to serve as director of the agency's Westmoreland Interactive and Westmoreland Broadcast divisions.
Atkinson Group in St. Louis promoted Dianne Eultgen to senior graphic artist; Elaine Hollen to senior account executive; Mike Molloy to associate creative director; Martha Sloboda to account executive; and Genna Tramel to assistant production manager.
New at Bernstein-Rein Advertising in Kansas City are print planner Kenyon Thailing, assistant media planner Wing-Khong Kok, production artist Greg Gorman, art director Kevin Garrison, external traffic coordinator Tricia Smith, accounts payable coordinator Jessica VanKirk, national planning assistant Katy Myers and administrative assistants Shawna Vanderbilt and Linda Swindler.
New at Redstone Communications in Omaha are copy chief Steve Armbruster, graphic designer Shawn Newlun and art director Tracie Charvat.
Ann Maloley-Hansen joined Swanson Russell Associates in Omaha as a senior account executive. Jason Schmaderer joined the agency's Lincoln office as a public relations writer.
New at Northlich Stolley LaWarre in Cincinnati are senior media planner/
buyer J. Mitchell Dunn, account manager Ric Sweeney, account supervisor Jim Vitale and copywriter Jeff Warman.
William Reid Jr. joined Edward Howard & Co. in Cleveland as a senior designer.
New at Libby Perszyk Kathman in Cincinnati are production artist Carol McQueary, account coordinator Stephanie Spencer and receptionist Carmen Quishpe.
WBK Marketing & Design in Cincinnati added copywriter David Dreisbach and designer Ben Meyers.
Keith Woodruff joined Waldbillig & Besteman in Madison as a copywriter.
New at Bader Rutter & Associates in Milwaukee are copywriter Paul Sandy and assistant account executive Bryan Vincent. Don Meier was promoted to associate creative director.