Juxt Hires Two Senior Execs

NEW YORK — Juxt Interactive has added two senior hires to its 11-staffer operation.

Jason Deal joins the Newport Beach, Calif.-based interactive shop as senior project manager. In the newly created post, Deal, 32, will handle account management and strategic planning duties. Most recently, he was at Los Angeles-based Genex, where he handled Porsche, Mercedes Benz, Sterling Commerce and Apple Computer, among other accounts. Before that, he worked at The Designery in Long Beach, Calif. He reports to Juxt CEO Steve Wages.

Talechia Plumlee comes on board as vp of business development. Plumlee, 28, was most recently a vp of business development at MP3.com, where she spent three years brokering deals with clients like AT&T, Honda, General Motors and Sony. She reports to Josh Mooney, Juxt partner in charge of new business.