New executive vice presidents at Foote, Cone & Belding in Chicago are media director Scot Butler, group account director Mark Modesto and group account directors Mark Pacchini and Joan Black.
New senior vice presidents at Leo Burnett are Larry Bruck, account director; Ed Russell, international account director; Scott Moore, director of the agency's consumer modeling group; and Jim Tracy, account director. Named vice presidents at the agency were associate creative director Hunt Baldwin and art director Willy Cannon.
Joining UniCom Marketing Group were senior account executive Yvonne Agnello, art director Brooke Barney, account executive Gina Emmick, copywriter Erica Epstein, new accounts manager Dan Gold and assistant account executive Tiffany Tavolino.
Karlyn Armstrong was elected a senior vice president at DDB Needham Chicago, where she is director of local broadcast. Also at Needham, Byron Reaves was named director of Design DDB, the agency's graphic design department.
John T. Ferguson joined Ferguson Advertising, Fort Wayne, as an account executive.
Michael C. Knapp was named executive vice president of Advertising Visions, Indianapolis.
New at Kragie/Newell in Des Moines are fulfillment manager Katie Reiner, account coordinators Carol Moses and Amy Harrison and copywriter Wendy Lyons. Also, Rachel Dircks was promoted to copywriter.
Philip Marquardt joined Harte-Hanks, Lenexa, as chief financial officer.
Margi Ainsworth joined Britain, Randel and Mangelsdorf Advertising, Overland Park, as director of media.
New at Doe-Anderson Advertising in Louisville are graphic designer Chris Murray, assistant traffic manager Dawn Partenheimer, Web developer Jason Walton and account manager Guy Williams. Carey Moore joined the agency as a senior copywriter.
Jinar Kim joined PentaCom, Southfield, as a research assistant.
Scott Miskie, Bernard Paige, Bryan Scott, Mike Besch and Doris White were named partners at J. Walter Thompson in Detroit.
New at Stap & Co., Kalamazoo, are creative director Rodger Jones, director of account services Jim Cupper, associate creative director Paul Flower, art director Mary Haskin and production manager Carrie Betz.
William Stephenson was promoted to senior vice president, director of print production, at Ross Roy Communications, Bloomfield Hills.
Chris Swanson joined Foley Sackett in Minneapolis as a production supervisor.
New at Bozell Kamstra in Minneapolis are account supervisor Jane Maetzold and media analyst Jill Kokesch. The agency promoted Mike Griak to account group supervisor.
Carole Giannola was named a senior account supervisor at Dimac Direct, St. Louis. The agency also promoted Ellen Bale to vice president, group account director; Kelly Kutz to vice president, management supervisor; and Nicole Creel, Rosemary Buyno and Judy Jeep to senior account supervisor positions.
New at Harmon Smith Inc. Advertising in Kansas City are account executive Jody Hanson, traffic coordinator Amanda Sangster and assistant account executive Karrin Thomas. Arne Johnson was named a senior account executive at the agency.
Lynn Sabbara joined Kahler & Co., Omaha, as an account executive.
David Cagigas joined Sive/Young & Rubicam, Cincinnati, as an account coordinator.
New at Marc Advertising in Pittsburgh are associate creative director Michael Boyles and associate account executive Rebecca Muia.
Sarah Ross joined Stephan & Brady in Madison as a media coordinator.
Cheryl Mirenda joined Celtic Advertising, Brookfield, as a production artist.
Sean Aylsworth joined Hoffman York in Milwaukee as a marketing manager. Corey Jacobson came on board as a senior account executive.
Rebecca Behling joined Lindsay, Stone & Briggs, Madison, as an account executive.
New at L. Quillin and Associates, LaCrosse, are account executive Paul Wilhelmson and accounting manager Carmen Sanchez.
Jeanette Muehlbauer joined Bader Rutter, Brookfield, as a print production manager.