Wheeler Rises at Hacker

The Hacker Group has promoted Ken Wheeler to creative director. He has worked at the Bellevue, Wash.-based direct marketing agency since 1992, and was most recently associate creative director. Trained as an art director, Wheeler will manage a team of four designers and oversee creative direction for clients including Washington Mutual, Hilton Hotels, Expedia, Auto Club of Southern California, AT&T Wireless and Trend Micro.