Captivate Network has appointed JIM FARRELL to vice president of sales, Eastern region. Prior to joining Captivate, Jim served as director of sales for Tribune Media Net, the ad sales unit of Tribune Co.
CHRIS JOHNSTON has joined Email Data Source as vice president of products. He previously headed the product development team at Viewpoint.
DAN MAUCH has joined Centro as vice president-sales for the Western region. Formerly vice president of sales for Napster, Mauch will be based in Los Angeles. He brings more than 19 years of advertising sales experience, including a stint as national sales director at UsaToday.com.
FOX has hired ERICA KEANE as vice president, media relations for FOX Television Stations. In this role, Keane will oversee all public relations functions for the 35 FOX-owned and operated stations as well as the soon to be launched MYNetwork TV
SpecificMEDIA has opened a regional office in downtown Chicago. PERRY NUSBAUM, SpecificMEDIA’s current vice president of eastern U.S. sales, will lead the efforts to staff and scale the Chicago operation. ROBERT ZAMZOW has been hired as the market’s first senior account executive.
JANA MARWILL has joined Springbox as a designer, working on Web sites and online advertising. She was previously employed at T3 and at living.com as a production artist and digital retoucher. RICH WESTON has joined Springbox as a senior developer. He was previously at Dell as a senior developer within the Dell.com content publishing and e-commerce applications teams.
SCOTT WESTERGREN has recently joined Paul Schultz Advertising, Louisville, Ky., as director of media services. Previously, he was group media director at Fogarty Klein Monroe, Houston.
Starcom USA, a full-service media agency within Starcom MediaVest Group, has promoted ROB DAVIS to senior vice president of the agency. Davis provides strategic direction to Starcom’s Disney media strategy and investment groups, and leads the Applebees AOR account.
ML Rogers New York has recruited ERIC STEINHAUSER to take over as executive creative director. Previously, Steinhauser was executive vice president/executive creative director at J. Walter Thompson, New York, managing, among other accounts, Merrill Lynch, Novell, Domino’s, Lipton and Kraft.
Conductor has promoted JOSH KREITZMAN to producer, responsible for creative development for several new and existing clients by helping develop and distribute original content across all relevant channels.