Former Omnicom EVP Susan Smith Ellis was named CEO of the Bono-founded (RED) brand. ... Visual FX studio Speedshape opened its West coast office in Venice, California, with the intent of delivering CGI, compositing, previs and digital intermediate services. ... San Francisco-based agency Visual Resource appointed Ryan Kam as its new art director. ... Olson named ex-Fallon group account director Chris Lawrence account director and vice president. ... T3 promoted Kate Donaho and Chris Wooster to group creative directors.