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Saatchi & Saatchi L.A. added former Omelet freelancer Francisco (Pakko) De La Torre as an art director. He'll be working on interactive for Toyota. ... New York digital design studio Charlex appointed former Brand New School lead flame artist/senior animator Blake Huber to VFX Artist. Charlex also announced the addition of Bill Hewes as a supervising producer of live action and design. ... Goodby, Silverstein & Partners named current group communication strategist Joshua Spanier to director of communication strategy. ... San Francisco-based kaboom productions signed Kimberley Griswold and Doug Sherin of OPTiONS for exclusive West Coast representation. ... Creative studio Thornberg & Forester opened a new office in Manhattan, adding two artists to its creative team in the process: Swedish designer/animator Emil Bardh and designer/animator Andrew Cleary.