Tuesday, August 4, 2009
  • Kyle Scott, Christine Kastenson, Roxanne Coble and Tina NazarianCannella Response Television

    Cannella Response Television hired Kyle Scott as media consultant; Christine Kastenson as media assistant; and Roxanne Coble and Tina Nazarian as assistant media consultants.

  • Steven Pleshette Murphy and Maria RodaleRodale

    Steven Pleshette Murphy, president and chief executive officer of Rodale, is leaving the company. Maria Rodale will succeed him as CEO effective September 1.

  • Scott DonatonMediabrands

    Mediabrands hired former Entertainment Weekly publisher Scott Donaton to lead its new branded entertainment unit, Ensemble.

  • Tony Kalathara and Fabian GraterolesToy New York

    Tony Kalathara joined Toy New York as art director and Fabian Grateroles was named interactive art director, both new positions at the agency.

  • Jason MittonDraftfcb Chicago

    Draftfcb Chicago promoted Jason Mitton to director of digital production.

  • Christian Pattman and Billboard KwokEuro RSCG

    Christian Pattman was named director of global brands at Euro RSCG Asia Pacific. Billboard Kwok has been appointed as managing director, Euro RSCG 4D China.

  • Brittany HodakFathom Communications

    Fathom Communications named Brittany Hodak as account supervisor for the agency's Entertainment Marketing division. Most recently, she was partnership marketing director at RED, Sony Music Entertainment's independent marketing and distribution branch.

  • Mona DowneyISM

    ISM hired Mona Downey as director of strategic planning and digital integration. Downey most recently served as director of consulting for Beam Interactive.

  • Richard SimmsHorizon Media

    Richard Simms joined Horizon Media as senior vice president, managing director. Simms previously served as brand engagement officer at BOHAN Advertising.

  • Andrew BradwayMetacafe

    Andrew Bradway joined Metacafe as regional sales manager in the company's New York office. Bradway most recently served as sales director for AOL Video.

  • Duncan JB HornerQualvu

    Qualvu named Duncan JB Horner as director of enterprise. Horner joins the company from Maverick Digital where he was vice president of new business development.

  • Harvey LewisWorkhorse Media

    Workhorse Media hired Harvey Lewis as executive producer.

  • Perianne GrignonOnline Publishers Association

    The Online Publishers Association hired Perianne Grignon as senior vice president of marketing. Most recently, Grignon was vice president of media strategy and digital innovation for Sears Holdings Corporation.

  • Dana WilliamsLuckie & Company

    Dana Williams was promoted to vice president of direct marketing at Luckie & Company.

  • Sam BhavnaniExpoTV

    ExpoTV hired Sam Bhavnani as vice president of sales. Bhavnani was previously director of consumer technology at NPD.

  • Jeff ShaivitzCollegeHumor

    Jeff Shaivitz was named west coast senior sales manager at CollegeHumor.

  • Steve SmithGigya

    Gigya named Steve Smith senior director of advertising sales.

  • Kevin JoyceLiquid Advertising

    Liquid Advertising promoted Kevin Joyce from media planner to media supervisor.

  • Melissa AndersonWetPaint.com

    WetPaint.com hired Melissa Anderson as senior director of sales. Anderson joins the company from Fox Interactive Media where she was vice president of sales.

  • Matt BoninTrailer Park

    Trailer Park named Matt Bonin senior vice president, director of integrated production.