People on the Move
Tuesday, December 23, 2008

  • PJA Advertising + Marketing promoted MIKE O’TOOLE, a partner and executive vice president in the agency, to president. PHIL JOHNSON, founder and president of the agency, will assume the role of CEO.

  • Organic named CHAD STOLLER as executive director of emerging platforms strategy, based in New York. Stoller was most recently at as vice president of marketing. Prior to that, he was executive director of emerging platforms at Organic.

  • Javelin Direct named DAVID SELWOOD senior vice president, decision support, North America. Prior to joining Javelin Direct, Selwood was vice president, G2 Knowledge Consulting.

  • DDB Los Angeles hired MATT REINHARD as executive creative director. He joins the agency from DraftFCB’s San Francisco outpost where he served as executive creative director on accounts including Taco Bell, Electronic Arts, Fox Sports, Hilton Hotels and Kikkoman International.

  • TV Guide Magazine promoted MARK FERNBERG to chief financial officer and AJAY SINGH to senior vice president strategy and business development.

  • Lowe New York promoted LEEANN MITCHELL LEAHY to head of planning, replacing DOMENICO VITALE.

  • The New York office of Razorfish promoted PETE STEIN from senior vice president and general manager to president and general manager, northeast region. In addition, DOMENIC VENUTO and BARBARA WARD THALL were elevated from vice presidents to senior vice presidents.

  • MORA O’MALLEY joined King Fish Media as a studio designer. Prior to joining King Fish, O’Malley was the professional development coordinator and lead designer for The Ad Club.

  • Allen & Gerritsen hired MICHAEL SCHNEIDER as vice president, director, contributions group. He was formerly head of Hill Holliday’s analytics, database and technology group.

  • Blast Radius named CHIP REINGOLD as global chief creative officer. Most recently, he was the executive creative director for Publicis Modem based in San Francisco.

  • Rockett Interactive promoted DINA HOLLAND to vice president of media.

  • Brickfish appointed NICHOLE GOODYEAR as president and chief executive officer of the company.

  • MRM Worldwide hired DAVID SHEARER as senior vice president, executive creative director for its San Francisco office.

  • The Atlanticnamed STEPHANIE CLEMENT and SUZANNE GROSSMAN as integrated account managers.

  • KEN TROMBETTA was promoted to vice president of Cisco’s commercial east sales organization.