At BBDO in Chicago, Elaine Collina has been promoted to senior vice president and director of research. Lynnette Smith has been hired as a media buyer.

Nicole Egger has been promoted to media buyer at Bender, Browning, Dolby & Sanderson, Chicago.

Richard Remick has been elected a senior vice president at Leo Burnett, Chicago, where he is an account director.

At Wunderman Cato Johnson, Chicago, Gina Pobanz has been hired as an account supervisor. Mike Pirolo has been promoted to account director; Paul Marran has been elevated to associate creative director.

Dave Buklarewicz has been advanced to partner and group planning director at Ogilvy & Mather, Chicago. Also promoted were Georgeann Leo, to broadcast buying supervisor; Pat Moore, to broadcast buying supervisor; and Kate Smiles, to senior partner and director of advertising services.

CS&A Advertising, Bloomington, has hired Susann Sullivan-Aden as media manager.

Marc Pfeifer has been tapped by Cramer-Krasselt, Chicago, as a vice president and account supervisor.

Joyce Dolak has joined Esrock Partners, Orland Park, as an account manager.


Jim Slack has been named a copywriter at Communico, Indianapolis.


Al Tramontina has been appointed to the board of directors at Kragie/Newell, Des Moines, where he is a senior vice president and group account director.

Julie Smyth has joined Creswell, Munsell, Fultz & Zirbel, Des Moines, as co-op verifier. Joe Smith has been promoted to senior media planner; Dan Kuester has been elevated to copywriter; and Dorothy Medlang has been advanced to assistant account manager.


Dave Brudon has been promoted to vice president and director of account services, at BK&M, Ann Arbor.

New officers at Campbell-Ewald, Warren, are Norma Downie, a senior vice president and account director; George Baer III, vice president and director of sales; and Diane Rowe, vice president and manager of research and development.

J. Walter Thompson, Detroit, has named as partners: Carol Szymanski, a business manager, and Cindy Attenson, account supervisor.

Scot Beaton has joined The Berline Group, Bloomfield Hills, as a senior art director.


New at BBDO Minneapolis are Tim Tone, an art director; Donna Cleare, a media service coordinator; and Bonnie Butler, an art buyer.

Cecelia Stone has joined Dillon Advertising, Minneapolis, as an account executive.

Jodi Alter has been named group account director and senior partner at Carmichael Lynch, Minneapolis.

Kimberly Reynolds has been promoted to copywriter at Colle & McVoy, Minneapolis.

Cash Plus, Minneapolis, has hired Julie Moe as a broadcast negotiator.

Stephen Thomas has joined Foley Sackett, Minneapolis, as a media supervisor.


Kuhn & Wittenborn, Kansas City, has hired Trish Balmos as a production manager and Mark Schlimme as a computer graphics specialist.


Sheryl Pritt has joined Hitchcock Fleming and Associates, Akron, as an assistant account manager; Kristen England has been tapped as an account coordinator.

Ruam Brierley has been promoted to account executive at Sive/Young & Rubicam, Cincinnati.

David Cockley Jr. has been advanced to art director at Bozell Worldwide, Cleveland. Joining the agency are Brad Turner, as a senior account executive, and Kristine Mitchke, as an executive assistant.


Gail Lobdell has been promoted to assistant account executive at Stephan & Brady, Madison.

Ellingson and Brady, Milwaukee, has hired Jason Gartner as an account coordinator.

Art Kriewaldt has been enlisted by Directions Inc., Neenah, as a proofer and account service assistant.

Alice Antonetti has been promoted to general manager at Bensman Advertising, Madison.

Jason Petersen has been advanced to art director at Bader Rutter & Associates, Milwaukee.

Nelson & Schmidt, Milwaukee, has hired Heidi Mortensen as an account executive.

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