FLORIDA Clarke Advertising & Public Relations in Sarasota hired Shane Webb as senior art director. The agency also signed Lisa Malickson as advertising assistant and promoted Patti Sganga to media coordinator. Gregory Weichert joined Spiro & Waites Advertising & Marketing in Fort Myers as media director, replacing Rob Pace, who retired. World Golf Village in St. Johns County appointed Michael McPhillips vice president of marketing and public relations, Mark Berman marketing and sales manager and Eleanor Vianzon marketing coordinator. Editorial Televisa in Miami promoted Roberto Sroka to national ad sales manager of its U.S. Hispanic magazines and Jose Vila to international ad sales manager in the U.S. GEORGIA Macquarium Intelligent Communications, Atlanta, named Ken Boyle vice president of broadcast services and added broadcast program manager Kirsten Bordwick, programmer Salman Khatri and Web designers Irene Chan and Kumpol Sriprapa. Kimberly Krautter, former senior public relations account executive at WestWayne in Atlanta, moved to Hughes Advertising in Atlanta as director of public relations. Carla Stone was appointed human resources coordinator at Sawyer Riley Compton in Atlanta. Idea Associates in Atlanta enlisted account executive Lucy Brunning, who was an account coordinator at Weiss & Associates in Miami. Linda O’Connor arrived at Duffey Communications in Atlanta as director of electronic marketing for the duffey.com division. Morton Vardeman & Associates, Gainesville, welcomed Elizabeth Daily as public relations account executive. Ellen Dracos recently advanced to senior vice president of marketing at 360 in Atlanta. The Morrison Agency, Atlanta, tapped Ward Duft, formerly with Cole & Weber in Seattle, as senior copywriter. Hood & Associates in Atlanta hired Alicia Frese as senior art director and Beth Bartlett as account coordinator. Tonya Rintye signed with Fricks/Firestone in Atlanta as media planner and buyer, the same role she had at Atlanta’s Cowan & Joseph. The agency also hired Caroline Gamble as media coordinator and Jason Wright as assistant art director. Vargas Flores & Amigos, Atlanta, installed Steve Parks as senior art director. Parks’ career spans more than 20 years at agencies and studios in New York, Baltimore, Virginia and Atlanta. MARYLAND Eisner & Associates, Baltimore, named Glen Schorr vice president and account supervisor. Schorr formerly worked at W.B. Doner in Baltimore. Janice Jensen became junior account executive of media relations at Bonnie Heneson Communications, Owings Mills. Previously, Jensen was account management/public relations assistant at CadmusCom in Richmond, Va. NORTH CAROLINA The Burris Agency in High Point designated Demetra Deriso media director. Deriso previously performed the same media role at Long Haymes Carr in Winston-Salem. Stephanie Parrish, formerly at McKinney & Silver in Raleigh, was chosen art director by The Zimmerman Group in Durham. Coyne Beahm in Colfax employed Jessica von Ammon as receptionist while she pursues a degree in advertising and graphic design at Guilford Technical Community College. Turner Marketing Systems in Charlotte elected Charlie Boush president and Salim Abdul-Rahim vice president of operations. Boush has 26 years experience in TV broadcast sales and management and eight years as vice president of sales and operations at an agency. Abdul-Rahim’s spent 10 years at Mega Ventures in Southern California. Greensboro-based King’s English hired art director Jonathan McLean, who held the same title at ALPZ in Greensboro, and copywriter/account executive Quinn Dalton, formerly community awareness coordinator at Reading Connections in Greensboro. SOUTH CAROLINA Julie Thompson stepped into the post of senior account manager at Leslie Public Relations in Greenville. Her experience includes five years as marketing manager and publicist for a Chicago publisher. TENNESSEE Charles Tombras Jr. recently received the Robert McCabe Silver Medal Award at the Knoxville Advertising Federation’s Addy awards competition. His father, Charles Tombras Sr., was awarded the same honor in 1985. The Buntin Group in Nashville installed Angie Frederickson in the post of account executive. Frederickson joined the staff of Buntin from The Morrison Agency in Atlanta, where she held the same title. Chandler, Ehrlich & Co. in Memphis welcomed Linda Lobb as art director. Lobb had been advertising manager at Wright Medical Technologies. VIRGINIA Douglas Symons became vice president of strategic planning at Barker Campbell Farley & Mansfield in Virginia Beach. Most recently, Symons was vice president of marketing at Virginia Beach-based International Family Entertainment. CadmusCom in Richmond hired Steve Carter as media planner. Carter held the same position at his previous crosstown employer, Siddall, Matus & Coughter. O’Connell Meier, a direct marketing, consulting and creative services company in Alexandria, added three senior staff members: copy chief and associate creative director Stephen Heller, director of account management Robyn Watson and senior art director and production manager Pamela Gates. WASHINGTON, D.C. Ken Ferguson, formerly chief financial officer at Dick Clark Productions in Burbank, Calif., joined National Geographic Television as chief financial officer and chief administrative officer. Jennifer White progressed to vice president and management supervisor at AbramsonEhrlichManes. She was promoted to management supervisor of client services in late 1997.