Omnicom Group's Siegel & Gale, Beverly Hills, Calif., a strategic branding company, has promoted Noah Manduke to the new position of president-chief operating officer, from managing director of the agency's Los Angeles office.
AKQA, San Francisco, an interactive agency, has hired PJ Pereira as executive creative director. He was previously VP-creative director at AgenciaClick in Brazil.
Torre Lazur McCann West, the San Diego, Calif., office of Torre Lazur McCann Healthcare Worldwide, has named Janet Conley associate creative director. She was previously a founding partner of Fusion Communications Consulting, Sausalito, Calif.