DiMeo & Co., Chicago, was named to handle advertising for the new Route 66 raceway in Joliet.
Rodi Platcow Malin, Chicago, was named agency for The Daily Herald, the third-largest newspaper in Illinois.
Grant/Jacoby, Chicago, acquired public relations firm Marcy Monyek and Associates, also in Chicago.
Coopers & Lybrand named Dragonette, Chicago, its public relations agency for the Midwest.
Simantel Group, Peoria, was chosen to provide advertising and marketing services for Advanced Technology Services.
Dean Foods’ Dean Dip and Dressing Co.