Publicis USA named Joseph D. McCarthy CEO of Publicis, New York. ... Dallas-based agency TM Advertising hired Saatchi & Saatchi, Los Angeles alum Tricia Desjardins as an art director. ... Avenue A | Razorfish, Austin promoted Erin Ammon to user experience lead and William Shampton to technical architect. ... Orlando-based agency Fry Hammond Barr welcomed Rob McCormick as senior art director of its Tampa office. ... Paris-born, New York-based director Cyril Guyot signed with Los Angeles-based production company Paranoid U.S. for representation in the U.S. and Canada. ... Directors Josh Marston and Sebastian Alfie joined New York-based production firm CatatoniaGiraldi for representation in the U.S. Hispanic and general markets. ... U.K. director Yoav Segal and his producer Amanda Lowit joined the roster of London-based animation/mixed media production house th1ng. ... Toronto-based production company Code Film signed directors Jennifer Little and David F. Mewa for exclusive Canadian spot representation. ... London production company Independent added documentary filmmaker Joshua Neale to its directing team. ... Bi-coastal post production studio Company 3 promoted Denise Brown to director of telecine and Thatcher Peterson to executive producer. ... Founder/EP Yamani Watkins and EP Edy Enriquez announced the opening of Karma Kollective, a full-service production company based in Culver City, CA.