Firstborn has promoted Dave Snyder to executive creative director. Snyder joined the agency as an associate creative director in 2009.
bpg Advertising launched a branding division to be led by creative director Elaine Cantwell.
Smashbox Studios hired Joseph De Sanze as photo services manager.
Partners + Napier hired Andrea Spiegal as managing director of the agency's New York Office.
Erin Felentzer joined Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. as vice president of public relations for TNT.
ATTIK promoted Michelle O'Hea to the position of account director for the agency's Scion account.
Thomas Steiffermann, previously chief strategy officer of Tris3ct, has been promoted to executive vice president, managing director of Tris3ct’s new office opening in El Segundo, California.
Unruly appointed Mike Kelly, the former CEO and president of The Weather Channel Companies, as non-executive director.
John Pompa was hired as associate creative director for Acquity Group.
Butter Studios launched with Bonnie Stone serving as CEO, Kory Jones as executive producer, and Matt Stone as creative director.