Mary Poulsen has been elected a vice president at DDB Needham Chicago, where she is an associate integrated communications director.
Tim Pretsch has been promoted to senior vice president and account managing director at Young & Rubicam, Chicago. Also Eric Oken and Kent Ottwell have been advanced to associate creative directors. Kimberly Ring has been hired as an account supervisor.
Todd Day has joined Mobium Creative Group, Chicago, as a producer of new media and online services.
Sanchez Healy, Chicago, has enlisted Juan Rodriguez Martinez as director of governmental and community relations and Joseph Nebolsky de Ochoa and Cynthia Roth as account managers.
Andrea Jaeckel has been hired by Grant/Jacoby, Chicago, as a senior account executive.
Sherri Channen has been named a vice president at BBDO Chicago, while Michael Saxon has joined the agency as a research analyst.
Cramer-Krasselt, Chicago, has tapped Richard Salyer as a vice president and management supervisor.
Erin Roth has been hired by Henry Russell Bruce, Davenport, as an account manager.
Julie Birkey has been promoted to account manager at Creswell, Munsell, Fultz & Zirbel, Des Moines.
Jon Gierke has been enlisted by Meyocks & Priebe, West Des Moines, as a senior creative manager.
New at Doe-Anderson, Louisville, are Alexandra Thurstone, account supervisor, and Karen Fifield, an account manager. Eric Gunderson has been promoted to account manager.
Stephen Hanna has joined Ross Roy Communications, Bloomfield Hills, as senior vice president and chief information officer.
Stephen Aiello has been named vice president and brand management supervisor at Campbell-Ewald Advertising, Warren.
Nicole Jonseck has been promoted to media supervisor at Bozell Worldwide, Southfield. Bob Alexander has been advanced to account supervisor at the agency. Richard Strassburger has been elevated to partner; Sue Burinsky and Ramona Smith have been hired as broadcast business managers.
Diane Schomer has been enlisted by D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles, Troy, as an art director.
Anne Wells-Steinhauer has joined W.B. Doner & Co., Southfield, as a group media supervisor.
Gary Scott has been tapped by Wiken Promotion and Advertising, Wayzata, as a vice president and account supervisor.
Meyocks & Priebe, Minneapolis has appointed Sharon Larson as an account coordinator.
Stephen Kotvis has been enlisted by Foley Sackett, Minneapolis, as an account supervisor.
Jacquƒ Reed has been promoted to media buyer at Light & Associates, Kansas City.
David Farmer has joined Barkley & Evergreen, Kansas City, as senior vice president and executive creative director.
Linda Gilchrist has been tapped by Jewell Baker Zander, Kansas City, as the head of account management and new business development.
Jim McPherson has been enlisted by Drone & Mueller and Associates, St. Louis, as an account manager.
New at Revolution in Kansas City are Cherie Peltier, an art director, and Lori Vander Waerdt, an administrative assistant.
Joining Fahlgren in Columbus are Susan Wright, a media supervisor; Christine Kriner, an assistant media buyer and planner; and Joseph Sharlip, an associate director in strategic planning.
Promoted to the executive committee at Lord, Sullivan & Yoder, Columbus, are Carroll Conklin, director of strategic services; Doug Fisher, director of creative services; Pete McGinty, director of corporate development; and Neil Mortine, director of public and investor relations. All are executive vice presidents. Phil Helser has been elected to the executive committee and maintains the post of chief financial officer and treasurer.
David Brazier has joined Cramer-Krasselt, Milwaukee, as an associate research director. Lisa Marie Staudt has been hired by the agency as an account supervisor.