RawleMurdy Adds LaBarge as CD

ATLANTA Bob LaBarge has joined RawleMurdy as creative director, replacing Elizabeth Hall, who resigned at the beginning of the year, the shop said.

LaBarge, 39, left Stern Advertising in Cleveland, where he was creative director, to join the independent Charleston, S.C., shop. He also has worked for Posner Advertising, Gotham and BBDO-HMC, all in New York, and is a former creative director at Ziccardi + Partners in New York.

He will supervise the shop’s 12-person creative staff and report to president Bruce Murdy.