Tom O'Keefe, former executive creative director at FCB/San Francisco, has been named ECD at FCB/Chicago.
Arlo Oviatt, most recently an advertising professor at the University of Kansas, has joined Kansas City agency Bernstein-Rein as senior VP-executive creative director.
Carmen Dorr, most recently at Bates USA West, has joined Santa Monica agency Colby & Partners as associate creative director.
R/GA creative director Nick Law has been promoted to VP at the interactive agency.
Kelly Smith, formerly associate creative director at The Woodbine Agency in Winston-Salem, N.C., has joined Fyock & Associates, also in Winston-Salem, as director of creative development.
Anonymous Content executive producer Shelly Townsend has been named managing director at bicoastal production company Headquarters.
Director Linzi Knight, who is repped by her own Hero Films in Canada, has signed with Santa Monica's V-12 Commercials for U.S. representation.
Designer Takako Kanzaki, formerly of design studio TZ, has joined Click 3x/New York.
New York's Fearless Music has expanded operations to the West Coast with the launch of Fearless Music West and the signing of composers Bob Kulick and Billy Sherwood.
Dina Chang, formerly of Santa Monica's Spank Music + Sound Design, and editor Arash Ayrom, whose credits includes several projects for director David Lynch, have joined Venice-based animation and broadcast design studio Humunculus as executive producer and senior editor, respectively.
Effects specialists Steven Pugh, Rob Bonchune and John Teska - all formerly of Foundation Imaging - have signed on with Hollywood's Eden FX.
Greg Everage, formerly general manager at Stargate Digital, has joined Venice editorial house Cutting Room and its production satellite Room as executive producer.
Michael T. Nicolaou, formerly of tech firm Boxx Technologies, has joined Venice-based animation and effects house Blur Studio as general manager.
Turntablist and Atlantic Records recording artist DJ Logic has signed with New York's Downtown Composer Collective for commercials representation as a composer.
Freelance colorist Sam Daley has signed on with New York's Tape House.
Engineer Joe Gauci, formerly of Nutmeg Recording, and Emily Frankfurt, formerly of McHale Barone, have joined Oink Ink Radio in New York. The duo will staff the company's new 38 Greene studio as head engineer and studio manager, respectively.
Cathleen Murphy, former director of A&R at Epic Records, has joined EMI Music Publishing as East Coast creative director.
Director Maria Demopoulos, a former producer and writer of music video treatments, has joined bicoastal commercials production company Coppos Films.
Director Georgia Tanner and her longtime producer Janice Burstein have joined Ebel Productions, Chicago.
Scott Rasmussen and Bill Senge, both formely of Temerlin McClain, Dallas, have joined Baltimore agency Carton Donofrio as chief creative officer and VP-associate creative director, respectively.
Director Jeremiah Chechik - whose feature credits include Christmas Vacation and Benny and Joon - has signed with Hollywood's Level 7 for commercial representation.
Reid Thompson, formerly a freelancer, has joined Hollywood's Troika Design Group as a senior designer.
Veteran audio engineer Gerard Smerek - whose resume includes work with the likes of Bob Seger and Kid Rock - has signed with Yessian Music/Detroit.
Mixer Jared Seidman, most recently of Kamen Enterntaiment, has returned to New York's Photomag, where he worked from 1996 to 1998.
Danixa Diaz, formerly of AFI/Filmworks, has joined New York design studio Freestyle Collective as director of business development.