Stone & Ward, Little Rock, has recruited Tracy Stotts as account manager. She is the former vice president of marketing and public relations at Baxter Regional Medical Center. Judy Williams, previously marketing director of the Aerospace Education Center, has been appointed senior public relations account executive. Angie Chazelle and April Murphree have been promoted to account executives.
Interactive designer Clay Crymes, Hispanic marketing consultant Leticia Vargas and media buyer Brooke Pittman have joined Forza Marketing Group, Little Rock.
Logan Marketing, New Orleans, has added Amy Boyle as account executive. Before joining the shop, she served as marketing and promotions manager of the New Orleans Brass hockey team. Raymond Dalton has been named manager of interactive division E-Logan.
Sharon Brown has progressed from office manager to director of finance and administration at Hartman Communications, Tulsa.
Thomas Bollinger has joined customer relationship management agency Brierley & Partners, Dallas, as vice president of technology. Bollinger was formerly a senior manager at Cap Gemini Ernst & Young.
Blanchard Schaefer Group, Arlington, has selected Lynaia Lutes as public relations coordinator. Most recently, she was assistant to the director of alumni relations at Southern Methodist University’s Dedman School of Law.
Amy Smith and Lea Green have joined The Olson Group, Austin, as account coordinators. Green is a former lecturer at Texas A&M University; Smith is a recent graduate. Wes Owens, former principal of MediaSquared, has been named director of Web development. Carrie Glassmeyer has advanced to Web producer.
Witherspoon Advertising and Public Relations, Fort Worth, has installed Bryan Harding as director of client services. Most recently, Harding served as vice president of marketing for the Branson Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Rhymes & Co., Houston, has welcomed Janna Patrick and Trena White as vice president/account supervisor and media manager, respectively.
Gallier and Wittenberg, Dallas, has recruited Jennifer Cheek Martin as associate account executive. Her previous position was coordinator of the nonprofit Breakthrough Club.
CS Creative, Dallas, has retained Tamara Bridges as account supervisor. She previously held the same title at The Richards Group.
Vollmer has tapped Chris Bozman vice president, overseeing the Houston firm’s consumer marketing and professional services account teams. Bozman was formerly director of communications at The Minute Maid Co.
The Price Communications Group, Lubbock, has added Jessica Black in account service, designer Danica Gibbens, and new business and strategic planning coordinator Courtney Mason.
New employees at Stan & Lou Advertising, Houston, include account executive Laura Townsend, copywriter Vicky Waldron, traffic manager Ryan Craig, office and accounting manager Rosa Rizer and accounting assistant Leslie Gutierrez.
Steve Hill has been promoted to director of public relations at Michael & Partners, Dallas.
MQ&C Advertising and Marketing, Austin, has added senior media buyer Teresa Johnson, formerly with GSD&M, and advanced Kristen Liebmann to assistant media buyer.
Fogarty Klein Monroe, Houston, has elevated several members of its creative staff to vice president, including senior copywriter Rick Reigle and senior art directors Alan Babb, Camille Kimbrell and Mark Self.
The Point Group, Dallas, has brought aboard creative director Barbara Richter, senior director of public relations David Newsome, and account executives Lori Cole and Michelle Harsha.
Creative Civilization—An Aguilar Agency, San Antonio, has named Kristen Couch account executive. She is a former marketing coordinator and advertising manager for Rackspace Managed Hosting.
Senior art director David Walker has moved up to creative director at Fellers Marketing & Advertising, Austin. New personnel at the shop are senior art director Seth Taylor, formerly with GSD&M; production artist Matthew Stewart, formerly with the Arkansas Business Publishing Group; and account service executives Julie Purcell, previously with Quidnunc, and recent graduate Jennifer Leary.
Levenson Public Relations, Dallas, has recruited journalist Rusty Cawley to serve as vice president and director of media relations. Prior to joining Levenson, Cawley was a financial writer and projects editor at the Dallas Business Journal.