Christiaan Baird and Reid Thorpe, copywriters, and Lance Oscarson, an art director, have joined Williams & Rockwood, Salt Lake City.
Kevin M. Townsend has been named VP at San Rafael, Calif.-based Lucas Digital and general manager at Industrial Light & Magic Commercial Productions. Also at ILMCP, Marcie Malooly has been promoted to executive producer and John Denis has been named executive producer at the Los Angeles office.
Nick Egan, a director formerly at Satellite Films, has joined The End, Hollywood.
Dean Karr and Geoff Moore, directors, have joined RSA/USA, Los Angeles, and its music video division, Black Dog Films. Also at Black Dog: Ellen Jacobson has joined as executive producer.
Meryl Van Wassenhove has been named executive producer at the New York office of Pittard Sullivan, a graphic design company.
Wade Devers, senior art director, has joined Hill Holliday/Boston from Pagano, Schenck & Kay. Also at Hill Holliday, Dan Bryant, senior art director, and Maureen Begley, senior copywriter, have joined from Houston Herstek Favat.
Alan Lawrence, a director, has joined Picturetube, a Philadelphia-based production company, for East Coast commercials representation. Also at Picturetube, Todd Bellanca has signed for music videos representation.
Peter H. Kaufmann has joined Applied Graphics Technologies, New York, as VP-National Account Sales.
Emanuel Boeck, a director, has joined N ur Eye Films, New York. Also at Nur Eye, Leslie Eisenberg has been named producer/director of sales.
Patrick Clancey has been promoted to supervising visual effects compositor at The Post Group's Digital Film Group, Hollywood.
Brian Sasville has joined Winkler Advertising, San Francisco, as an art director.
John Johnston has been named marketing director, Americas Region, at Kodak's New York-based Professional Motion Imaging business unit.
Tim Musta has joined Colle & McVoy, Minneapolis, as a senior art director.
Dante Lombardi and Daniel Burrier have been promoted to VP-group creative directors at BBDO West, Los Angeles. Also at the agency, Chris Robb has been promoted to senior VP-creative director.
Bruce Rooke has been appointed executive VP-executive creative director at J. Walter Thompson/Detroit.
Paul Agid has joined Image Design, New York, as visual effects supervisor.
Gary Myrick has joined Hum, Los Angeles, a music/sound design house, as a composer.
Damon Webster has been named to the newly created position of director of advertising production at Saatchi Pacific, Torrance, Calif.
Paul England has been promoted to art director at Rives Carlberg, Houston, and Kim Adams has joined the agency as an art director.
Steve Klein has been appointed creative director at Moses Anshell Advertising, Phoenix.
David Wasson, a director/animator, has signed with Acme Filmworks, Hollywood.
Ilon Specht has been appointed executive VP-executive creative director at Jordan McGrath Case & Taylor, New York.
John Whitaker has joined the online editing staff at Magick Lantern Postproduction, Atlanta.
Sam DeWitt has joined Spontaneous Combustion, a New York visual effects and design house, as head of the newly formed desktop division.
Lorena Mann has been promoted to manager of creative services and new media at