At TargetCom in Chicago, Nora Ligurotis was promoted to senior vice president, managing director. Dasher Lowe joined the agency as vice president, director of client services.
Dennis O'Connell was elected an executive vice president at DDB Needham Chicago, where he is managing director of Beyond DDB. Judd Labarthe was elected a vice president at the agency, where he is a senior strategic planner.
New creative directors at Foote, Cone & Belding, Chicago, are copywriters Danny Schuman and Mike Stillman and art director Lauren Watson.
Pam Friedman was promoted to media supervisor at Cramer-Krasselt, Chicago. Also promoted was Nadine Patterson, to media planner and buyer. Heide Peper joined the agency as an associate media director.
Jim Rappel was promoted to vice president and account director at Wunderman Cato Johnson in Chicago. New at the agency are production manager Carol Segobiano and assistant media planner Rachel Otzel.
New at Keller Crescent in Evansville are Debbie Miller, a technical writer; Kevin Walker, a graphic designer; and Judy Euler, a project manager and copywriter. The agency promoted Julie Reynolds to graphic designer.
Mike Claborn joined Creswell, Munsell, Fultz & Zirbel, Cedar Rapids, as a senior research analyst.
New at Sullivan Higdon & Sink in Wichita are administrative assistant Jana Grisham, business manager Rebecca Leddy and proofreader Sheila Abderhalden.
Henrietta Pepper joined Doe-Anderson, Louisville, as an account supervisor. Rebecca Varner and Angela Fitzgibbon joined as print production coordinators.
Allison McGuire joined CurrentMarketing in Louisville as a production artist.
At W.B. Doner & Co., Kurt Conner and Martin Schaus were promoted to senior vice president and creative director, respectively.
At BBDO in Southfield, Todd Rankin was named senior vice president and director of media planning for the Dodge Dealer Association.
Greg Forrest joined Brogan & Partners, Detroit, as an account coordinator.
Matt Brenner was promoted to executive producer at Campbell Mithun Esty, Minneapolis. Danielle Baisden and Jason Skistad were promoted to account executive.
New at Gabriel Diericks Razidlo, Minneapolis, are production manager Kelli Kvidera, copywriter Kim Bercaw, and creative coordinator and officer manager Julie Scharber.
Michael Weaver joined NKH&W, Kansas City, as a vice president and account group director.
Rob Rankin joined Clarity Coverdale Fury, Minneapolis, as a senior account executive.
New at Adamson Advertising in St. Louis are account supervisor Kerry Allen, media supervisor Marci Fine and account coordinators Martha Donovan and Lorrie Reynolds.
Brooke Kenney joined Redstone Communications as a senior vice president and creative director.
New at Colle & McVoy in Lincoln is account executive Lisa Moser.
New at Northlich Stolley LaWarre, Cincinnati, are account assistants Keith Check and Amanda Skerski.
Karen Bates Sippola joined The Markell Company, Mentor, as an account services and project management director.
Aaron Hall joined Hitchcock Fleming and Associates, Akron, as an account coordinator.
Jeff Natale was promoted to senior vice president of information services at Ketchum Directory Advertising, Pittsburgh.
At Hoffman York in Milwaukee, David Dugan was named a vice president; Kathy Eurich was promoted to account supervisor; and Mike Oelhafen was promoted to associate media director. Also new at the agency are account executive Kirsten Wiegman, copywriters Michael Herlehy and Eric Arnold, assistant account executive Nancy Congdon and assistant media planner and buyer Jill Feldman.
Nancy Mitchell joined Bader Rutter in Milwaukee as a media buyer.
Brett Liljegren joined Meyer & Wallis, Milwaukee, as an account executive.
James Mullinax and Katina Daanen were promoted to senior art director positions at Goltz & Associates, Green Bay.