Polish-born director and screenwriter Agnieszka Holland -- whose credits include the Golden Globe-winning feature Europa, Europa
, The Secret Garden
and A Shot in the Heart
-- has signed with Hollywood-based production company Nydrle for commercials representation. ... Milan-based tabletop director and cameraman Vittorio Sacco has signed with Santa Monica's Plum Productions. ... Barbara Raab Sgouros, formerly the president of marketing consultancy 2Direct Women in Alexandria, Va., has been named creative director of the new Washington, D.C. office of Blattner Brunner, an agency headquartered in Pittsburgh. ... At Albuquerque agency Rick Johnson & Company Advertising, Sam Maclay has been promoted to VP-creative director, Tim McGrath has been named design director, and Katie DuBerry has been promoted to senior copywriter. ... At Radium in Santa Monica, Dennis Hoffman -- formerly of BWVFX -- has been named head of production. Radium also welcomes CG supervisor Kirk Cadrette, Inferno artist Jon Wank, digital effects artist Chris Biggs, and CG artist/matte painter Darin Hilton.