EFX Media has named Wayne Kurie director of client services. In his new post at the Arlington, Va., agency, Kurie will work closely with vice president of marketing Scott Kirby and the EFX sales team in new creative development and strategy. Kurie joins the shop after spending 17 years at the graphic design firm Supon Design Group/MHI, where he was managing director. The agency has also installed John Sloan as senior producer and director. Sloan most recently was vice president and executive producer at AMI Productions, the in-house division of American Media. There, he created, produced and directed commercials for AMI publications including the National Enquirer, Star, Globe, Country Weekly, AutoWorld Weekly and Mira. In addition, EFX has hired Amy Schwab as an account executive. Schwab previously was a marketing and public relations manager for Atlantic Video.