Hitchcock Fleming & Associates Inc. (HF&A), a full-service marketing communications firm has promoted TED PAYNTER and ELLEN MURRAY. Paynter is a new HF&A account manager and will share responsibility for managing the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company Gemini and Just Tires accounts. Paynter joined the agency in January 1999. Murray has been promoted to broadcast traffic manager and joined the agency in January 1996. In her new position, Murray is responsible for managing broadcast-related functions including production, trafficking and handling agency talent arrangements.