Greg Lane, Bob Sutter, John Immesoete and Don Pogany were elected senior vice presidents at DDB Chicago. Natalie Kratz and Susan Patterson were promoted to account supervisors at the agency.
Jim Carlton joined Rare Air Media in Chicago as vice president, director of promotion.
Kari Fiala joined Nichols Advertising in Decatur as graphic designer.
Nikki Levy joined Golin/Harris' Chicago office as an account supervisor. Erica Barto is a new account executive.
Lee Bush rejoined Ogilvy Public Relations in Chicago as senior vice president. Brian Pelletier joined as account supervisor.
Lori Lehr was promoted to vice president of client services at CFM Direct in Oakbrook Terrace.
David McSweeney joined World Marketing Integrated Solutions in Burr Ridge as vice president of business development.
Kay Millar joined Avatar Communications in Plainfield as senior vice president.
Susan King was promoted to graphics manager at Keller Crescent, Evansville.
Dick Damrow joined Stamats Communications in Cedar Rapids as vice president for integrated communication strategies.
Angela Nicholson joined Creswell, Munsell, Fultz & Zirbel in Des Moines as a production artist. Matt Kiernan joined as copywriter. Pamela Kloubec is a new project manager. Cathi Grier was promoted to account administrator.
Callahan Creek in Lawrence added research analyst Konnie Leffler and graphic artist Kevin Powell.
Ross Roy Communications in Bloomfield Hills promoted Laura Rollins, Lisa Schmidt, William Addison, Cynthia L. Thompson, Jerry Curtis, Pamela Sarkisian, Gary Missale, Matt Acker and Barbara Brodbeck each to vice president. Don Scheich and David Wassmann were both promoted to group senior vice president, brand director. Giff Rogers was hired as vice president, account director.
Sean R. Kelly joined SilverCube in Rochester as project manager.
Dan Saber joined The Berline Group in Bloomfield Hills as production manager.
Michael Pillitteri was promoted to presentation production manager at BBDO in Southfield.
PentaCom hired Steven Gotz as broadcast traffic coordinator.
Jennifer Ryan joined Eisbrenner Public Relations in Troy as an account coordinator.
Riegner & Associates named Kevin Kelly, Matt Pinnick and Ellis Veech vice presidents at its Southfield office.
Sarah M. Brown joined Brewer Associates in Livonia as media supervisor.
Colle & McVoy in Minneapolis added creative staffers Suzanne Brill, Debbie Hammer, Mick Koller, Kern Olson, Edward Ruf, Greg Singer and Jill Kahn. New in account management are Linda Albers, David Anglum, Gabe Castaneda, Nicole Engles, Jamie Graham, Greg Perry, Molly Ryan and Loree Terry.
Hedstrom/Blessing in Minneapolis added account executives Andrea Wood and Kristine Weber, production manager Joseph Ewest, production artists Matt McKee and Steve Blexrud, proofreader/editor Linda Faust and traffic manager Melanie Murphy.
MMG Worldwide in Kansas City hired Laura Piper as creative director. Kevin Gabriel joined as traffic coordinator; Angela Gill is a new placement specialist; and Allyson Smith joined as a junior art director/production artist. The agency also promoted Debbie Vandeven to senior art director.
Barkley Evergreen & Partners in Kansas City added business manager Rachelle Sabacky, senior broadcast buyer Brian Wolf, account coordinator Kelly Conkright and broadcast producer Charlie DeCoursey.
Jessica Price joined Redstone in Omaha as associate media buyer.
Swanson Russell Associates hired Helen Knaub as assistant traffic coordinator and Melanie Brunssen as media assistant in the Lincoln office.
David Jankowski was promoted to senior vice president at Wyse Advertising in Cleveland.
Hitchcock Fleming and Associates in Akron added Monique Lona and Robyn Matty as assistant account managers.
Jeff Schatz joined Young Isaac in Columbus as creative director. Blair Beavers is a new graphic designer.
Associate producer Maggie Roberts and Web content developer Kerry Broderick joined Bridge Integrated Communications in Cincinnati.
Cincinnati's Barefoot Advertising hired Todd Jesse as assistant account manager, Jenny Rumpke as account executive, Cary Rohr as graphic designer and John Rice as junior designer.
Tom Neal joined Kinzie & Green in Wausau as creative services manager.
Kim Jones was promoted to account supervisor at Charleston/Orwig in Hartland.
Vicki Kunz was promoted to vice president, director of client services at Sprecher Bertalot & Co. in Milwaukee.