Steve Grunyk joined Creswell, Munsell, Fultz & Zirbel, Des Moines, as executive creative director.
Joining Kragie/Newell, Des Moines, were Wendy Hiatt, senior writer and producer, and Janet Hawkins, editor.
Mark Dutil was named vice president and senior brand creative director at The Berline Group, Bloomfield Hills.
Promoted to senior vice president and group account director at McCann Erickson in Troy were Nina Abnee, Pat Hefferman and Ticia Mahler. Promoted to senior vice president and creative director were Jim Gentry and Ron Tosh. Karen Janssen was promoted to vice president and account director; Ellen Johnson to vice president and research and planning supervisor; Cliff Keast to vice president and associate creative director; Penny Parker to vice president and account supervisor; Bob Oliver to vice president and accounting manager; Lorraine Peralta Thomson to vice president and accounting manager; and Brian Green to vice president and account supervisor.
Janice A. Abramson was promoted to director of retail media at Yaffe & Co., Southfield.
Joining Wunderman Cato Johnson in Detroit were Patty Buczek, vice president, director of interactive account services; Rob Sekulich, account executive; and Jonathan Hoard, art director. Also at the shop, Anne Galligan was promoted to senior account executive, while Patrick McGrath, Jeff Browe and Angie Greve were each promoted to account executive.
At J. Walter Thompson in Detroit, Bob McClowry was named executive vice president, senior executive management director.
New at Mars Advertising in Southfield are Sherry Galligan, broadcast supervisor; Marianne Szalega, print production assistant; and Kristen Bauer, account executive.
At Cash Plus in Minneapolis, Jeanne Abresch was promoted to associate director of buying operations; Barb Allen to associate director of programming; Laura Bier to manager, broadcast assistants; and Pete Engebretson to associate director of client services.
Sandra Stish joined Peterson Milla Hooks, Minneapolis, as print production and traffic manager.
Joining Initio in Minneapolis were Victor Ohno, senior account executive; Dave Schad, art director; Heather Cooley, art director; Ruth Harvey, associate creative director; and Robyn Hollonquist, account coordinator.
At Campbell-Ewald in Warren, Kevin S. Donley was named senior vice president, and Robin L. Nelson vice president.
Judy Kerr rejoined The Hughes Group, St. Louis, as vice president, account supervisor.
Andy Cutler joined Redstone Communications, Omaha, as a copywriter.