Normal 0 G2 Worldwide promoted JOHN PAULSON to CEO of G2 US. In addition, WENDY LURRIE was named president of the agency's relationship marketing unit, G2 Direct & Digital. She joins the company from DraftFCB.
Normal 0 Risdall Marketing Group promoted JOSH DAHMES to president of the Risdall Online Marketing Group.
Normal 0 Demand Media hired GEORGE STEWART as executive vice president, advertising sales.
Normal 0 New Balance named SAVANIA DAVIES-KEILLER and ROBERTO CRIVELLO, founders and designers of DDCLAB, as creative directors.
Stein Rogan + Partners promoted MICHAEL RUBY to associate creative director.
Normal 0 Hanger Network hired CHRIS FRAZIER as vice president of channel marketing.
Normal 0 MTV Networks International promoted GIDEON BIERER to executive vice president of digital media.
Normal 0 OMD hired ROBERT RAKOWITZ as group account director for the Visa media business in the U.S.
Normal 0 McKinney hired TREVOR O’BRIEN as interactive technology director. O’Brien joins McKinney from John Ryan International where he served as director of technology.
Normal 0 BBDO New York launched DesignWorks, a stand-alone, full-service branding and design studio, to be helmed by design director CRAIG DUFFNEY.
Normal 0 The Magnet Global Network of independent advertising agencies has elected JIM NASH as its new president, to serve a two-year term, succeeding JIM COPACINO. Nash is managing partner of Marcus Thomas.
Normal 0 DOUG CHECKERIS, CEO of MediaCom US, has recently been named to the expanded role of CEO, MediaCom North America.
Normal 0 Draftfcb Chicago elevated DEAN FERENAC and JOHN KENNY to senior vice presidents of the agency.
Normal 0 LinkedIn hired JEFF MAYO as director of advertising operations. Most recently Mayo worked at YouTube as senior director of advertising operations.
Normal 0 ELENA TURNER joined Dieste as account director leading Hispanic direct mail and interactive teams for AT&T and Nationwide.
Normal 0 AOL's Platform A hired PETER KOO, DEBRA MCCORMICK and ROOPAM CHOWDHURY as strategy development managers.
Normal 0 Anthem Marketing Solutions added CHRISTOPHER CARROLL as partner and chief operating officer.
Normal 0 richrelevance hired DARREN VENGROFF as chief scientist. Vengroff previously served as principal engineer at Amazon.com.
Normal 0 Real Time Matrix hired ED TROST as vice president of business development.
Normal 0 MIKE THOMAS joined Empower MediaMarketing as director of information technology. Thomas joins the company from The Nielsen Company, where he served as vice president, business process improvement.
Normal 0 Range Online Media promoted DUSTIN ENGEL to vice president of strategy and media, up from director of consumer strategy and research.
Normal 0 Heavy.com hired MATTHEW PENNINGTON as managing director of its UK office. He was formerly the sales director for talkSPORT.
Normal 0 TIM HANLON was named executive vice president/managing director of VivaKi Ventures. He previously served as executive vice president of Denuo.