DDB promoted Frank Brooks to director of production. He will report directly to the agency's chief creative officer/managing partner Lisa Bennett, and will help diversify DDB's integrated offerings. ... R/GA opened Retail Offering, with the goal of bringing dynamic interactive shopping to the retail environment. ... New York-based editorial boutique jumP made editor Luis Moreno a full partner and hired Dave Herman, formerly of Version2, New York. ... Neiman Group announced several recent hires, including Ingela Hartman PR account coordinator, Lara Colestock as a media coordinator, Tony Ebersole as a production assistant, Dorsey Howard as an assistant account executive, Cate Oyler as an account coordinator and Kris Weisburger as an accounting assistant. Additionally, Chris Reif and Dan Hughes will lead Neiman's interactive work. ... Editor Michael Hoerner joined Northern Lights.