Agency News

Barnhart/CMI Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations in Denver has been named agency for OnStream in Longmont, a maker of removable storage solutions.
ICG Communications in Englewood selected Denver-based Henry Gill Advertising as its agency to launch a new corporate brand campaign.
Quillan & Co. Advertising and Public Relations in Las Vegas was retained by New York-based Amusement Consultants to develop and implement the company’s local advertising and public relations strategies.
Glass/McClure, Sacramento, added three new accounts to its roster: AgraQuest in Davis; La Salsa in Los Angeles; and River City Baseball Investment Group, Sacramento.
MCAnet, a marketing communications agency in Oakland, merged with San Francisco-based design firm Rocket Studios.
DanaForan Marketing Communications in Sacramento won agency of record duties for the California Department of Conservation’s Beverage Recycling Program.
Cahan & Associates in San Francisco was selected to design the identity and collateral program for Zeum, a new multimedia arts studio for children and teens, also in San Francisco.
Lighthouse Advertising & Design in Santa Clara was selected to handle advertising promotions for Fujitsu Microelectronics in San Jose.
Strategic Marketing and Research Technology, a San Francisco-based telemarketing firm for the mortgage industry, hired Collins Creative, also in San Francisco, to handle its advertising and public relations.
Gerber, a Portland-based advertising and promotions agency, has acquired Fish Advertising, also in Portland. The agency now boasts more than $15 million in billings.
Windmill Lane Productions in Santa Monica recently produced a public service announcement that will launch the marketing campaign for The Garden Project, a San Francisco program that teaches prisoners to garden organically. The PSAs will appear throughout Northern California.
Western Initiative Media Worldwide’s U.S. unit, based in Los Angeles, recently announced changes within the company. Its multicultural and direct response planning and buying teams, which had operated as stand-alone units, have been integrated into the Pacific region planning and spot buying departments.
Newport Beach-based Post-Agency Advertising was selected to provide the creative direction, marketing and communications for Diedrich Coffee’s Bantu Blend. Diedrich is based in Irvine.
MC Direct, a San Diego-based direct marketing company, has announced a partnership with InterAct Response Communications, a direct marketing firm in Virginia Beach, Va., that serves the Christian nonprofit market.
Wall Street Communications in Salt Lake City has been retained by Itelco USA to provide public relations and advertising services for the Westminster, Colo.-based company. Itelco develops and manufactures pacesetting TV and radio transmitting systems.
EMB Partners, a Seattle-based marketing communications agency, has entered into an exclusive alliance with EH+Y Media Services, a media buying unit in Santa Barbara, Calif.
DNA Brand Mechanics in Seattle was selected to develop brand positioning and marketing communications for AccessLine Communications Corporation in Bellevue.
–compiled by Charna B. Mamlok