E-P Expands S.C. Staff

Erwin-Penland has appointed J.J. Puryear senior art director. At the Greenville, S.C., shop, Puryear will work on the Firehouse Subs and Verizon Wireless accounts. He most recently was an art director and Web designer for Henderson Advertising. The agency has also installed Kim Davenport and Jason Locke as senior designer and graphic designer on Verizon Wireless, respectively. Davenport arrives from the Mackie Rogers Agency, where she was an art director. Locke previously was the prepress supervisor at Prestige Printing. Annette Ruby has joined as director of finance. Ruby’s main responsibilities include financial reporting, client accounting and budgeting. She had been at IBM Global Services as senior manager of accounting operations. E-P also has added Zac Painter as account executive, Lindsay King as junior account executive, Katie Barnette as a traffic manager and Janet Emerson as a billing specialist.