Digitaria San Diego hired Peter Sayn-Wittgenstein and Oliver Duncan as creative directors. The agency’s New York office hired Matthew Abate as senior design director.
WebCollage hired Peter Green as vice president of sales.
Showtime Networks promoted Gary Garfinkel and Kent Sevener to co-head the network's Acquisitions Department. Garfinkel and Sevener will be responsible for the evaluation, negotiation and acquisition of feature films, documentaries, stand-up comedy, specials and music programs for all of Showtime Networks' services.
DAVID-INC, a creative editorial boutique located in San Francisco and Los Angeles, has hired Fred Fouquet as editor.
JWT tapped Mauro Cavalletti as chief integration officer to further integrate the Brazilian agencies of JWT Brazil, CASA and i-Cherry. He joins JWT from Mullen, where he was head of the digital creative group.
Phil Cowdell joined R2C Group as president; Askin Emir as account director; and David Hackett and Gary Pilla as creative directors.
Mintz & Hoke Communications Group has hired Maribeth Magiera as a media assistant.
Liberty Advertising hired Rory Stern as account executive of east coast advertising sales.
Former CP+B employees Dave Schiff, Scott Prindle and John Kieselhorst have left the agency to form MADE, a marketing agency dedicated to supporting a resurgence in American manufacturing. MADE will specialize in communication, brand building and community development designed to help American-made companies thrive and compete.
AccentHealth hired John Curbishley as executive vice president, business and product development. Curbishley joins AccentHealth from iVillage, where he was senior vice president, business development.
Viacom International Media Networks promoted Roberto Bagatti to senior vice president, youth and music brands, VIMN, and creative director, MTV World Design Studio.
Stu Garrett joined Doremus as creative director/art director.
Videology promoted Mark McKee to general manager, and Aleck Schleider to vice president, marketing.
Magnetic has named Soo Jin Oh as vice president of advertising operations.
Scott Forshay joined Acquity Group as mobile and emerging technologies strategist.
Firstborn hired Eugene Chung as its first director of strategy. Chung joins from agency from Dentsu Network West, parent to Firstborn since February 2011.
The Disney and ESPN Media Networks group announce that Chris Brush, currently a member of ESPN’s consumer marketing team, will be moving into the role of senior vice president, affiliate sales and marketing for the Disney and ESPN Media Networks. In addition, Christen Harris was promoted to vice president, digital video distribution, within the affiliate sales and marketing team.
Wolff Olins added Mike Abbink as a creative director in its New York office.
Boxing Clever promoted Jim Harper to partner.
Discovery Communications hired Jim McGrath as senior vice president, media engineering.
Victors & Spoils hired Chad Walker has as a creative director, along with Jen Miller and April Moore as account managers.
Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate hired Amy Chorew as vice president of platform development.
WWE tapped Brian Flinn as senior vice president, marketing. Flinn was previously senior vice president of marketing at the National Basketball Association.
Two by Four has named Jennifer Nicks vice president, director of operations, Matt Woodruff as assistant account executive and Patricia Acosta-Ramirez as accounting coordinator.
OpenX Technologies hired Ken Parnham and Farzad Khorsandjamal as managing director, EMEA and commercial director, EMEA, respectively.
TRAFFIQ promoted Lori Goldberg, formerly senior vice president of client services, to president.
Siegel+Gale hired Philipp Reker as group director, strategy.
Madhvi Pahwa was named global talent director for Maxus.