In Birmingham, Karen Carroll has been appointed editor of Southern Accents. Cooking Light, another magazine published by Southern Progress Corp., has promoted Ellen Carroll to senior editor and food development director.
In Winter Park, World Publications’ Caribbean Travel & Life has named Heather Leahy art director and Nicky Cirone associate editor.
WestWayne has hired Kristen North as assistant media planner, Heather Waldon as media planner and Denise Lirette as senior account executive. The Tampa shop has also promoted Lindsay Baldwin to senior media buyer.
Tampa’s Paradigm/Lord + Lasker has recruited Nicole Pullaro as account executive and Tina Sappington as production manager.
In Orlando, Cramer-Krasselt has promoted Scott Distler to public relations account supervisor.
Micah Gaudio has joined Marimark Corp. in Tampa as senior account manager of creative services.
Miami’s Crispin Porter + Bogusky has appointed Jim Poh director of creative content distribution.
In Sarasota, Patricia Courtois has advanced to vice president of public relations at Clarke Advertising & Public Relations. New personnel are graphics designer Larry Clark, accounting coordinator Stephanie Tancey and administrative assistant Shannan Justice.
Tanya Heron has joined Spiro & Waites Advertising in Fort Meyers as an international business trainee. Heron, from Edinburgh, Scotland, is participating in the Overseas Practical Training program, an 18-month business educational exchange project.
Paul Gilberto has progressed to senior vice president of brand planning at Fitzgerald + Co. The Atlanta shop has also promoted vice president and chief creative officer Mark Gettner to senior vice president.
Atlanta’s Zyman Marketing Group has named David Sutton chief executive officer.
WestWayne in Atlanta has added account executive Karen Moran, art director Anne Fleming, public relations administrative assistant Erica Gilbert, public relations account coordinator Kristen Delanty, creative services coordinator Ashley Fortune, broadcast traffic manager Julie Perkins, account coordinator David Robinson, assistant media planner Corey Miller, media supervisor Elizabeth Wolf, new business assistant Nicole McIntosh, senior designer Paul Huggett and assistant account executive Jamie Franklin.
Fountainhead Advertising and Public Relations in Atlanta has welcomed Kellye Pritchard as a copywriter.
In Louisville, Doe-Anderson has added four employees: assistant account managers Jennifer Bowling, Erin Cunningham and Scott Tolliver and assistant traffic manager Debbie Sisk.
Power Creative in Louisville has enlisted Kathy Hornung Ezzell as account executive.
MGH in Baltimore has promoted Mike Skandalis to vice president and associate media director.
The Burris Agency has assigned copywriter Andy Tyer to its creative staff in Greensboro.
Mac Stroup has moved up to vice president and senior creative director at Coyne Beahm. The Greensboro agency has also promoted six other employees: Jackie Smith to senior production artist, Jennifer Joyce and Amy Shiller to account executives, Bryan Bowers and Tracie Eddleman to associate creative directors and Chris Talley to senior account executive.
Gretchen Cottingham and Jennifer Rogers have joined the staff of Charlotte-based Elberson Senger Shuler as office manager and traffic manager, respectively.
Maria Hamilton has been promoted to graphic designer at Loeffler Ketchum Mountjoy in Charlotte.
The Lyerly Agency in Charlotte has installed Trudi Flynn as copywriter.
Patrick Sheridan and Ginger Hodge have joined the staff of Anderson Communications Group in Charlotte as senior art director and senior copywriter, respectively.
Tammy Wallace has moved to The Adams Group as new business director for the Columbia shop’s healthcare team.
Erwin-Penland in Greenville has added Kelly Dumit as traffic manager and Deana Smith as receptionist.
In Greenville, Jackson-Dawson Integrated Marketing Communications has hired Brett Turner as public relations account executive, Jackie Wampler as office coordinator, Melissa Kinsey as public relations senior account executive, Ann Eubank as account coordinator and Douglas Fish as account supervisor.