Agency News

Johns Manville in Denver awarded the ad account for its building insulation division to McClain Finlon Advertising, also in Denver, after a review.

Citigate Communications Group, San Francisco, was selected to provide design and advertising work for Con-Way Transportation Services’ North American operations.

Bend-based DVA Advertising has opened an office in Portland. Steve Moon has been named to head the new operation.

Scoop Marketing, West Hollywood, will handle the Ticketmaster and Stouffer’s national promotion and marketing campaign to promote Stouffer’s French Bread Pizza.
IKON Creative Services, Playa del Rey, created a motion picture standee for the film Godzilla.
Neoteric Cosmetics, Denver, Scott’s Liquid Gold’s cosmetic/health and beauty care division, selected Valdƒs Zacky Advertising, Los Angeles, as its strategic marketing partner.
Leslie’s Swimming Pool Supplies, Chatsworth, hired Agoura Hills-based Mustang Marketing and Advertising to create a full series of catalogs and mailers.
Muse Cordero Chen & Partners, Los Angeles, is providing African American market ads and general marketing activities for Florida’s anti-smoking campaign.
Lorenz Advertising & Design, San Diego, has been retained by SenDx Medical.
Enamelon selected Phyllis Klein and Associates, Beverly Hills, for a national consumer media relations campaign to launch its new anti-cavity fluoride toothpaste.
Pittard Sullivan, Culver City, has formed a new division, Pittard Sullivan Productions, which will specialize in live-action production for commercials, TV network identity packages and other TV and film projects.
Michael Dula Design, Irvine, was hired to develop a new brand identity and logo for Chesapeake Bagel Bakery.

Michelle DeCol, Chris Eaves and Chad Maxwell have created Cogbox, a new advertising agency in Salt Lake City offering Web site development, direct mail services and standard advertising campaigns.

A new creative design/editorial unit, Hubcap, is opening in Seattle under the aegis of Pinnacle Studios. –compiled by Sarah Andreotti