Tue, Jun 24, 2008
  • The Gate Worldwide hired SHARON SHER as director of business development and PAULETTE STONE as account director.

  • JULIE COULTON joined Mullen as senior vice president, director of digital media in the agency's mediaHUB unit. Previously, Coulton served as senior vice president, media director for 22squared.

  • ICrossing named DAVE JOHNSON chief operating officer, responsible for iCrossing operations worldwide.

  • 90octane hired KERRY HOUCHIN as marketing coordinator.

  • DAVID SHULMAN joined imc² as managing director to lead the New York office. He joins the company from Digitas Detroit, where he served as managing director.

  • JONATHAN KUDURUDZ joined Structural Graphics as vice president, business development.

  • Revenue Science promoted JEFF HIRSCH to president and chief executive officer, replacing BILL GOSSMAN.

  • BROOKE KARZEN was named senior vice president, alternative programming, at Warner Horizon Television.

  • Hearst Magazines Digital Media hired CHRIS CARTER as national sales director; promoted ROSE MILLS to Midwest director of Hearst Magazines Digital Media; and DAVE WOODRUFF, group advertising director in Detroit for Hearst Integrated Media, will add sales responsibility for Digital Media to his role.

  • INVISION hired MICHAEL STOECKEL as vice president, digital products. Most recently, Stoeckel was vice president, advertising innovations & operations for News Corp's Fox Interactive Media.

  • Cactus promoted JEFF STRAHL to associate creative director.

  • Saatchi & Saatchi LA promoted SCOTT HUEBSCHER to creative director.

  • TINA LIAO was named media director of Freestyle Interactive. She will be leading a fully integrated team of digital strategists on their flagship account, Electronic Arts.

  • Dragon Rouge USA appointed CINDY HSIAO as director of brand strategy, a new position.

  • Brunner elevated named SCOTT MORGAN, MARY KAY MODAFFARI, and PETRA ARBUTINA to partners at the agency.

  • ICON International promoted ANTHONY MEOLA to junior media buyer.

  • SmithGifford named SUSAN KEARNEY to the newly created post of executive vice president. Most recently, Kearney was vice president of marketing at Voxant.

  • KIRBY THORNTON joined Empower MediaMarketing as a director in the agency's Knowledge, Information and Invention research division. Thornton most recently served as director of market assessment for the Cincinnati Enquirer.

  • Oprah Winfrey and Discovery Communications tapped ROBIN SCHWARTZ as president for OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network. Schwartz is currently president of Regency Television in Los Angeles.

  • e-Miles named JOSH DAVIDSON as director of sales, western region. Most recently, Davidson was director of sales at Adify.

  • ORLANDO REECE was named senior vice president, broadcast sales at Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia. He joins MSLO from Yahoo, where he served as executive director, sales strategy.

  • [x+1] named PATRICK DEANGELIS chief technology officer.

  • CIO hired BRIAN CARLSON as editorial director/editor in chief of CIO.com.



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