Advertising veteran Judy Thompson has become a business development specialist at Loren/Allan/Odioso. Thompson will oversee the Cincinnati agency's general new business efforts as well as generational and niche marketing. Before joining L/A/O, Thompson operated her own marketing communications practice and was director of ideas and attitudes at Cincinnati FiftyPlus! Prior to that, she worked for Cinergy/Cincinnati Gas & Electric for more than 15 years in a variety of senior communications roles. Thompson is also chairman of the board of the American Advertising Federation's District 5, which covers Ohio, Kentucky and West Virginia.