Paul Fuentes, a director formerly at Savoy Commercials, and executive producer Bill Seiz and sales rep Dana Thrush have opened the New York-based Huge, a commercials production satellite of Screen Gems.
Ron Sussman and Hamilton Hall, editors, have joined Good Pictures, a San Francisco post house.
Greg Wetzel, an associate creative director at Colle & McVoy, Minneapolis, has been named a VP.
David Ferris, an associate creative director formerly at Leo Burnett, has joined DDB Needham/Chicago. Also at the agency: associate creative directors Susan Pranica and Diane Ruggie have been elected VPs.
Douglas Tishman has joined New York's West End Editorial as director of nonlinear postproduction services.
John Lloyd has been promoted to executive VP-director of strategic planning at Pagano, Schenck & Kay, Providence.
John Grider has been promoted from art director to senior art director at Cramer-Krasselt/Milwaukee.
Michael Manning has been named an art director at Cramer-Krasselt/Chicago.
Michael Asphar and Scott Rosenblitt, creative directors, and Lewis Kuperman, executive producer, has been named senior VPs at FCB/Leber Katz Partners, New York.
Melanie McEvoy and Michael di Girolamo have been named the New York-based sales reps for R/GA Digital Studios' R/Greenberg Associates and Savoy Commercials.
Andy Gallerani, a director, and executive producer Cay Mohr have opened Gallerani & Moore Films, a Hollywood-based commercials production company.
Beth Stone has been named a senior copywriter at IQ&J Cipolla Group, the direct response division of Ingalls, Quinn & Johnson, Boston.
Tom Cirrintino has joined Ogilvy & Mather/Chicago as an associate creative director.
Bob Hulme, a director, has signed for commercials representation with Wright-Banks Films, Los Angeles. In addition, Paul Babb has joined Wright-Banks as executive producer, and Chicago-based Anita Holmes has been named Midwest sales rep.
Julie Stone has joined the newly opened New York office of Miami-based N Ur Eye Films as producer/rep.
Matthew Miller has been named national executive director at the Association of Independent Commercial Producers. Formerly at the Association of National Advertisers, he is the AICP's first full-time, salaried director.
David Healy and Maite Tome-Benitez have joined the design staff at the Boston office of Midnight Oil Studios, a marketing and design company.
Jerry Kuyper has joined corporate identity firm Siegel & Gale, New York, as senior VP-group design director.
Sam Smith, associate creative director, art director Kitty Thorne and copywriter Katie Hennicke have been elected VPs at FCB/Leber Katz Partners, New York.
Ron Crooks has been promoted from associate creative director to VP-creative director at DMB&B/St. Louis. Also, James Misloski has joined the agency as manager of its new art studio.
Kathleen Larkin, an art director, has joined NKH&W Marketing Communications, Kansas City, from Valentine-Radford.
Garrett Hamm and David Howell, associate creative directors, have been elected VPs at Ogilvy & Mather/Chicago. Also at the agency: Christian Golden has been promoted from copywriter to associate creative director, and producers Wendy