Eisner Names Gentile VP

Eisner Communications has appointed Shelley Gentile vice president and associate creative director of direct marketing. Gentile joins the Baltimore agency from Wygant, Davies, Gentile Direct in Ellicott City, Md., where she was executive creative director. The shop has also installed Marin Van Young as a copywriter. Van Young previously was an editor at Ulysses Press in Berkeley, Calif. Diane Magid and Annie Williams have joined as art director and assistant art director and designer, respectively. Magid most recently was an art director with Borders Perrin Norrander of Portland, Ore. Williams served as a graphic designer at the Associated Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore. In addition, Eisner has added Emily Miller as executive creative assistant. Miller previously was president of her company Xemmbott Press.