Saatchi & Saatchi LA promoted SCOTT HUEBSCHER to creative director.
TINA LIAO was named media director of Freestyle Interactive. She will be leading a fully integrated team of digital strategists on their flagship account, Electronic Arts.
[x+1] named PATRICK DEANGELIS chief technology officer.
ORLANDO REECE was named senior vice president, broadcast sales at Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia. He joins MSLO from Yahoo, where he served as executive director, sales strategy.
e-Miles named JOSH DAVIDSON as director of sales, western region. Most recently, Davidson was director of sales at Adify.
Oprah Winfrey and Discovery Communications tapped ROBIN SCHWARTZ as president for OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network. Schwartz is currently president of Regency Television in Los Angeles.
KIRBY THORNTON joined Empower MediaMarketing as a director in the agency's Knowledge, Information and Invention research division. Thornton most recently served as director of market assessment for the Cincinnati Enquirer.
SmithGifford named SUSAN KEARNEY to the newly created post of executive vice president. Most recently, Kearney was vice president of marketing at Voxant.
ICON International promoted ANTHONY MEOLA to junior media buyer.
Brunner elevated named SCOTT MORGAN, MARY KAY MODAFFARI, and PETRA ARBUTINA to partners at the agency.