New VPs at Bantam

The Bantam Group has hired Jane Matthews as vice president and account director. Previously, Matthews was vice president and director of new business and strategic planning at Austin Kelley Advertising in Atlanta. She also has worked for Scharbo + Co. in Atlanta and The Food Group in New York, Esquire magazine and the hotelier, Ian Schrager. The independent Atlanta market research firm also promoted Stephen Collins to vice president and account director.