Zig promoted MARTIN BEAUVAIS to executive creative director; AARON STARKMAN and STEPHEN LEPS to creative directors; and ANDREW BRADLEY and MICHAEL CLOWATER to associate creative directors.
ORLENA YEUNG has been named vice president of marketing for Last.fm. Yeung, formerly the global brand manager at Microsoft Xbox, will oversee all aspects of Last.fm's marketing strategy.
DAVID VERKLIN will step down as CEO of Aegis Media at the end of the year and SARAH FAY has been named to replace him.
TOM DEMPSEY was named director of digital investment for GroupM North America, a new position. Dempsey joins GroupM from his previous role as managing partner, director of national broadcast at Mediaedge:cia.
PAMELA HENNING was named senior vice president, integrated and emerging media, for Fox Cable Entertainment Networks. Henning joins the company from The Weinstein Company, having served as senior vice president, global integrated marketing.
DONOVAN BATISTE was promoted to research director, up from research manager, for Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movie Channel.
JEFFERSON C.M. COOMBS has been named executive vice president at Campbell-Ewald. Most recently, Coombs was vice president of marketing and sales at Planet Out Inc. & RSVP Vacations.
gkv promoted ROBIN ROMBRO and JESSICA LOEWE to associate media directors.
DAVE DUGAN joined BzzAgent as senior vice president of strategy and partnerships. He joins the company from Digitas, where he most recently served as senior vice president of corporate strategy.
EVIE SILVERS was named to the newly created position of manager, technology and business development at the National Association of Television Programming Executives. Silvers joins NATPE from HP EXPO INC, where she was a senior account executive.