Paul Laffy, formerly of Ogilvy & Mather/N.Y., joined dentsuAmerica, Inc. as creative director. ... Schermer Kuehl of Minneapolis promoted Dave Swanson to associate creative director. ... Kyle J. Smalley, Michael Stelmaszek, Scott S. Taylor and Robert E. Travis have been named senior vice presidents at Campbell-Ewald. ... Kelliher Samets Volk (KSV) has hired Ashley Flanagan, formerly of Catapult Strategic Design, as an art director. ... New York-based Bionic launched its design division headed by executive producer Tommy Shay. ... The Whitehouse added editor Dan Maloney to its staff. ... Shilo added Santino Sladevic, formerly of Blind, as an executive producer in its west coast office. ... GJP Advertising named Lisa Greenberg, formerly a associate creative director of design, creative director of the Toronto office. ... Miami-based Letca Films opened an office in Mexico City. ... Renegade Animation opened a satellite studio in Portland, OR. ... Moxie Pictures signed director Sean Meehan for North American representation. ... Company 3 hired Luis Ribeiro, formerly of Riot/NY, to fill the newly-created post of national director of business development.