Leviathan hired Lauren Shawe as producer.
Big Spaceship hired Mark Pollard as vice president of brand strategy.
Leo Burnett New York hired Harry Roman as strategy director. Roman joins the agency from Droga5 where he spent the past three years shaping and building its strategic offering.
Beam Inc. hired Arthur Aroney as managing director of emerging markets for its Asia Pacific/South America region.
Sundance Channel tapped Monica Bloom as senior vice president of marketing. Bloom was formerly head of brand strategy and development for (RED).
The Regan Group promoted Lindsey Heisser to director, marketing; Allison Johnston to director, strategic partnerships; Cleo Kass Moloney to senior account manager; Christian Smith to digital marketing coordinator and Christina Fromson to administrative assistant.
Rokkan hired Zach Newcomb as executive account director. Prior to Rokkan, Newcomb served as senior interactive account lead at R/GA.
Initiative named Suhaila Suhimi Hobba as executive vice president, managing director for digital. Most recently Suhimi Hobba served as senior vice president, group digital director for MediaVest Worldwide in Los Angeles.
Travel Channel tapped Amelie Tseng as vice president, communications and Rick Gomes as director, communications.
MEC announced that Kristian Baek-Mikkelsen, senior partner of engagement planning, would be joining the agency in North America from its office in Copenhagen, Denmark.