Former Wieden + Kennedy CD Michael Prieve has been named executive creative director at FCB/San Francisco.
Tom Bagot, Andy Berndt, Chris Mitton, Terry Finley and John McNeil have been promoted to CD at Ogilvy/N.Y.
Art director Chris Lange and copywriter Michael Hart have been promoted to group creative director at Fallon/Minneapolis.
Former Crispin Porter + Bogusky copywriter and associate creative director Ari Merkin has joined Cliff Freeman & Partners as a VP-associate creative director.
TBWAChiatDaySan Francisco creative and Goodby alum Todd Grant has rejoined Goodby, Silverstein & Partners as associate creative director. Former Cliff Freeman ACD Adam Chasnow has also joined Goodby.
Director Elma Garcia, formerly of Elma Garcia Films, has signed with MJZ.
Director Gary McKendry, formerly of Go Film, has migrated to Palomar Pictures.
Director Jordan Brady, formerly of Bravo Zulu, has signed with Santa Monica's Area 51 Films.
Hollywood production company Level 7 has signed directors Alan Douglas and Jim Kealy, formerly of 3 Ring Circus, for exclusive North American commercials representation.
Editor Bill Weber, former VP-director of editorial at Western Images, has joined Radium in San Francisco.
Tony Tabtong, formerly of Curious Pictures, has joined Charlex, New York, as a senior character animator.
Designer Tera Petersen, formerly of New York's SMA, has joined Northern Lights Post, where she will head the shop's new visual effects and design division.
Director Trevor Cornish has joined Twist Films, Minneapolis.
Paul Bessenbacher has joined Santa Monica's Admusic as a staff composer.
Pittard Sullivan alum Jayson Whitmore has joined Hollywood's Troika Design Group as lead motion graphics artist.