Butler Joins Brothers

Brothers & Co. has named Dean Butler associate creative director. In his new post at the Tulsa, Okla., agency, Butler will be responsible for implementing creative design decisions in client campaigns. He previously served as president and creative director of his own design firm, Bjorklund Creative. The shop has also installed Erica Smith as chief financial officer and director of operations. With over 20 years of financial administration experience, Smith most recently was a client manager for Isuzu Motors at Deloitte & Touche. Sam Manipella has become creative services manager. Manipella will coordinate and manage all aspects of print production. He joins Brothers from Consolidated Printing Solutions, where he was an account manager and customer service supervisor.