Jeff Nixon joined Young & Rubicam, Chicago, as an associate creative director.
Paul Brourman was promoted to group creative director at DDB Needham Chicago, where he is a vice president. David Stern, a creative director, was also elected a vice president. Also elected a vice president was John Immesoete, a creative director. Greg Popp was elected a senior vice president at the agency, where he is an executive producer. Also elected senior vice president was David Wilcox, a group media director.
Marla Williams joined Cramer-Krasselt, Chicago, as an account supervisor.
Eric Lefton was promoted to senior vice president Foote, Cone & Belding, Chicago.
New at Kragie/Newell in Des Moines are Doug Tychsen, a warehouse fulfillment operations manager; and art directors John O'Bannon and Brian Kuehler.
John Krull was named a creative manager, and Peggy Freylack a senior account manager, at Purple Box Design, a division of Meyocks & Priebe, in West Des Moines.
New at Creative Alliance, Louisville, are Christi Clark and Shayne Karl, account coordinators; and Sam Miller, copywriter. Karl Feige was promoted to art director.
Brian Petras was promoted to production manager at The Berline Group, Bloomfield Hills. Jennifer Tedeschi joined the agency as an account executive.
Kevin S. Donley was named a senior vice president, and Robin L. Nelson a vice president, at Campbell-Ewald Advertising, Warren. Also named vice president at the agency was Stephen Aiello, a brand management supervisor.
Elected senior vice presidents at BBDO, Southfield, were Dan Hutzell, chief information officer; Thomas Townsend, research director.
Mel Foster was named executive vice president, executive creative director, at J. Walter Thompson, Detroit.
Patrick Sullivan joined D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles, Troy, as an account executive.
New at Wunderman Cato Johnson in Detroit are Jeff Peters, copywriter; Lisa Roy, operations assistant; and Jenny Lower, traffic coordinator.
New at Young & Rubicam, Detroit, are Bryan Smith, research analyst; Heather Gundry, media supervisor; Melissa Betley, traffic coordinator; and Sue Kellogg and Melissa Nowak, purchase service assistants.
Tammy Uecke has joined Olson & Co. Advertising, Minneapolis, as an account manager.
New at Periscope Advertising Communication, Minneapolis, are Paula Drolson, a media supervisor, and Barbara Zimniewicz, a media planner.
Carol Grisham joined D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles, St. Louis, as an assistant media director.
Jeff Morris joined Kupper Parker Communications, St. Louis, as an associate creative director and senior writer.
Jason K. Fiehler joined the agency as a Web site designer.
Steven T. Kempf joined the Lasalle Group, St. Louis, as an executive vice president.
New at Brado Cuneo, St. Louis, are Linda McLane, account services; Caroline Huth, art director; Brett Seher, art director; McGeath Freeman, copywriter; Kathy Quinn, account coordinator.
Lisa Teet joined Swanson Russell, Omaha, as an art director. Also joining the agency were Barb Bartels and Lenna Hallock, account coordinators; Sean Harrison, Web developer and programmer; and Paul Rankin, writer and producer.
Angela Berlingeri was named Web director, and Steven Sabol a systems manager, at Point To Point, Cleveland.
Stuart Glassman was promoted to senior vice president of the Arocom Marketing Group, Cleveland.
Tony Pullara promoted to media director and senior account executive at Malcolm Marketing Communications, Madison.