Peter Barber joined Bozell Worldwide in Chicago as a management supervisor.
Kristen Vehill was elected a vice president at DDB Needham Chicago, where she is a senior strategic planner. Joining the agency was Christine Gregory as account supervisor, business development. Also new are media supervisors Pat Cote, Bill Harmon and Fran Wager.
New at Frankel & Co., Chicago, are creative director Laurel Johnson and director of production Andrea Gold.
New vice presidents at Leo Burnett in Chicago are director of corporate communications Cheri Carpenter and account supervisor Sally Tomlinson. Also named vice presidents were Jeanne Cutler and Cathy Rhomberg.
Amy Newcomb joined Cramer-Krasselt, Chicago, as a senior media planner.
Jim Kaczkowski joined Robinson & Maites, Chicago, as an account director. Also joining the agency were creative director John Anderson, senior production manager Penny Hart, art director Jay Sunny and copywriter John Parisi.
Malachy Walsh was promoted to director of strategic development at J. Walter Thompson in Chicago. Eva Abrahamsson was promoted to account director at the agency.
Julie Rechlicz joined Davies Pacheco & Murphy Advertising, Oakbrook Terrace, as media director.
Kyle Feliks joined Sefton Associates, Grand Rapids, as an art director.
New at Hedstrom/Blessing, Minneapolis, are account executive Katie Hodges and assistant account executive Irene Rhode.
Joining Clarity Coverdale Fury in Minneapolis was media specialist Deb Anderson.
Albert Salsich joined Brado Cuneo in St. Louis as a copywriter; Rachell Coppotelli joined as print production manager.
At Drone & Mueller in St. Louis, Shane Riley and Jim McPherson were promoted to account executive. New account managers are Becke Sigman and Ben Terrill. Dawn Bryan was named manager of media relations.
New at Envoy in Omaha, formerly HMJ & Associates, are senior director of strategic marketing Emma Hewitt, account coordinator Irene Karklins, copywriter Chad Rivedal and account executive, writer and producer Gery Whalen.
Kelly Bird joined Arocom Marketing Group, Cleveland, as account manager.
New at Northlich Stolley LaWarre, Cincinnati, are direct marketing and print production manager Rebecca Talmon and assistant account manager Rachael Janoff.
Jennifer Zwief was named a vice president at Cramer-Krasselt in Milwaukee, where she is an account supervisor.
Lynda Draper joined Sprecher Bertalot & Co., Milwaukee, as an account executive.
Cronin & Co., Glastonbury, announced the following hires: Sandi Wallace and Scott Porter, account supervisors; Alana Kantor and Kimberly McGrath, account executives; and Tracie Pfeifer, production assistant. In addition, Pamela Soisson was promoted to account executive from assistant account executive.