Michael Coxhead and Amy Osborn were named account directors at Frankel & Co. in Chicago.
Promoted at Wunderman Cato Johnson in Chicago were Robert Albertson, to vice president, group creative director; Alan Blose, to vice president, group creative director; Cathy Verhulst, to associate creative director; Angela Paris, to senior art director; and Colleen Manning, to assistant account executive.
Ron Folak was promoted to executive print producer at DDB Needham, Chicago.
Michelle Bessette-Brooks was promoted to media director at Keroff & Rosenberg in Chicago.
Diana Vanell was promoted to production services director at Keller Crescent in Evansville. New at the agency are Tiffeny Oskins, graphic designer, and Stuart Martin, computer programmer/analyst.
Pam Kelliher was promoted to senior art director at Young & Laramore in Indianapolis.
Stacy Schicke joined Associated Advertising Agency, Wichita, as an account executive.
Doe-Anderson in Louisville promoted Heather Davis to account manager; Suzanne Gorman to account manager; and Edna Spoelker to media accounting manager.
Shawn Birman joined Biggs/Gilmore Communications in Kalamazoo as a project manager.
Bill Freed and Michael Suchara were promoted to vice presidents/customer relationship management specialists at PentaMark in Detroit.
Karen Larson joined Morgan & Myers/The Thomas Group in Minneapolis as an associate creative director.
Matt Kucharski, Kevin O'Connor and Diane Rose were elected vice presidents at Minneapolis public relations firm Padilla Speer Beardsley.
New at NKH&W in Kansas City are account supervisor Kelly Barton, media supervisor Jennifer Nugent, senior art director Scott Kane, account executive Jill Anthony, account executive Jeremy Povenmire, art director Yasinee Khaoroptham and account administrator Katharine Ingalls. The agency also promoted Brad Lang to vice president, director of strategic planning; Roger Dick to vice president, public relations; Stacy Schmitz to interactive services manager; Chelan David to media buyer; and Amy Watson to account executive.
Envoy in Omaha promoted Chris Doyle to creative director and Dawn Drazdys to creative director/event planner. The agency also hired Kris Kohler as an account executive.
New at Swanson Russell Associates in Lincoln are production artists Amy Allerheiligen and Brandy Lervold and administrative assistant Jennifer Mencl.
David Roseberry joined Mitchell & Co. in Toledo as an account supervisor.
Victoria Harm was promoted to associate media director at Willis Case Harwood in Dayton.
Linda Will Maidment was promoted to manager of budget and billing at Yeck Brothers in Dayton.
New at Liggett-Stashower in Cleveland are cash/credit manager Carolyn Scherry and financial billing coordinator Ken Miller.
Sandra Mansell was named senior media buyer at Saifman, Richards & Associates in Beachwood.
Cramer-Krasselt in Milwaukee promoted Jim Cattanach to senior vice president; Karyn Soergel to vice president of promotions; and Ronn Kirkwood to senior vice president. Joining the agency are senior account executive Robin Handal, senior art director Sonya Aggarwal and account executive John Hopkins.
Kim Natrop and Cassie Geiger-Kropp joined Directions Inc. in Neenah as graphic artists.
Randle Toepfer joined Ames/Larson in Madison as an art director. Sara McKay was named media director at the agency.
DeAnne R. Boegli joined Meyocks & Priebe in Madison as a senior member of the agency's account services team.