Kevin Kirkpatrick joined Grant/Jacoby in Chicago as vice president, public relations. Promoted to account executive at the agency were Erika Fishman, Meghan Kerr, Mary Wallenfang and Kathleen Corcoran.
Brian Hurley was promoted to president of Fairman Schmidt Cappelli in Chicago.
Dave Olsson was promoted to president of Marketing Support in Chicago.
Promoted to vice president at Foote, Cone & Belding in Chicago were copywriter Susan Balaban, art director Peter Barnes and director of Mind & Mood Julie Danis.
Chicago Creative Partnership hired Carolyn Epps as an account supervisor on its account management team. David Berndes joined the agency as a media coordinator.
Kevin Christophersen joined Heisler Gordon & Associates as an account executive.
Scott Mallwitz joined Frankel Retail Design Group in Chicago as group design director.
Paul Tilley and John Siebert were promoted to creative director at DDB Needham Chicago, with primary duties on the U S West account.
Biggs/Gilmore Communications in Kalamazoo hired Jiang Monge as a systems specialist and Sara Yeager as a production coordinator.
Steven Kidd joined The Berline Group in Bloomfield Hills as an art supervisor.
New at Campbell-Ewald Advertising in Warren are senior vice president Diane Kangas and vice president Mark Paris. The agency also promoted Angelo Acord to senior vice president and publications director; Gerald Burton to senior vice president and editorial director; and Karen Sarris to vice president for new business.
Bozell Worldwide in Southfield hired George Gill to handle Jeep Dealer Advertising Association business out of the company's Boston office. Larry Harrison was hired to handle the business out of the Philadelphia office.
Duffey, Nichols, Petrosky & Brasch hired Tracy Anderson as an account executive and Peter Schade as a senior art director.
Eisbrenner Public Relations in Troy promoted Kelly Short to assistant account executive.
Jeffrey Rabkin joined Bozell Kamstra in Minneapolis as a copywriter.
New at the Creative Resource Center in Eden Prairie are information designer Richard Warzecha, production artist Shelly Dahn, system administrator David Babcock, account coordinator Rebecca Seeley and receptionist Nikki Crownover.
TradeMark Communications in Eden Prairie hired Dan Callahan as co-creative director/senior writer; Sarah Newton as copy contact; Dustin Butler as a graphic designer; Kim Zabel as an administrative assistant; and Tom Zenanko as an account executive.
The Hughes Group in St. Louis promoted Kit Hieronymus to creative director and hired Jim Quinn as a production artist.
New at Bernstein-Rein in Kansas City are internal traffic coordinators Christopher Flandermeyer and Tonya Dill; account coordinator Kimberly Balog; billing collection coordinator Sharan Ness; administrative assistants Patty Stock and Rebeckah Carrel; billing coordinators Michelle Cobbins and Sandra Down; assistant account executive Angela York; assistant media planner Barret Roberts; assistant media buyer Holly Hunsaker; senior writer Tyler Hattery; copywriter Megan Thome; operations assistant Julie Ohno; and Serendipity project coordinator Robert Kurtz.
New at Barkley, Evergreen & Partners in Kansas City are assistant broadcast buyer Mark Minor; account supervisor Kent Miracle; copywriter Elena Tromans; network administrator Curt Fencl; vice president, creative director Robert Cox; account manager Michelle Russo; and receptionist Sharla Schneegass.
Libby Perszyk Kathman in Cincinnati promoted Matt Baughan to senior designer, Christine Bunnell to associate account executive and Stephanie Crair to designer.
Louis Perlasky was promoted to president of iCatcher, the promotions division of Wyse Advertising in Cleveland.
Kristin Atkinson joined Edward Howard & Co. in Cleveland as an account executive.
Sue Hardin will head Database & Information Marketing, a new division of Yeck Brothers Co. in Dayton.
Hensley Segal Rentschler in Cincinnati promoted Kevin Dugan to senior public relations consultant.
Cramer-Krasselt in Milwaukee promoted Joe Fisher to account supervisor.
Rex Creekmur joined Weber Leicht Gohr & Associates in Milwaukee as a vice president of account services.