Euro RSCG Worldwide has hired Andy Mueller, formerly of Conductor, as director of business development. ... Salt Lake City's Struck Design and W Communications have merged to form the new creative shop STRUCK, and named Steve Driggs
, formerly of Fallon Worldwide/Minneapolis, partner and executive creative director. ... Partners + Napier hired Dan Goldgeier, a columnist for Talent Zoo and a contributing writer to AdPulp.com, as a copywriter. ... Director Peter Harton has signed with The Joneses for exclusive representation in the U.S. ... Music/sound design firm Ear Goo has named Jon Tropea Jr. creative director. ... Taras Wayner
, formerly of Berlin Cameron United, has joined R/GA as executive creative director. ... The Grid Institute has appointed veteran visual effects artist Jeff Kleiser a fellowship to participate in the design and development of Media Grid rendering and digital cinema standards. ... Digital Kitchen has added Kent Smith
, formerly of Sideshow Entertainment, as executive producer. ... Mother/New York has added a half dozen new faces including creative Bill Moulton
, formerly of BBH, strategist David Fuller, formerly of Brownstein Group, creative manager Stephanie Rand, formerly of Wert and Company, "mother" Christopher Pieretti, formerly of re:vision, creative Piers North, formerly of Mother/London, and creative Peter Karras.