Frank Roman, a colorist, has joined Cinesite, a digital mastering and visual effects company in Los Angeles.
Barbara Schwarz, a producer, has joined Yu + Co., a Hollywood motion graphics design and production company.
Jeff France, a director, has joined Santa Monica production company Blind Spot Media.
Matt Chesse, an editor, has joined the staff at Crew Cuts/Santa Monica.
Joe Schaak, a comedy director, has been named a partner at Twist, a Minneapolis commercials production company.
Dave Becker and Rick Lobo, editors, have joined FilmCore/San Francisco.
Kevin Dole, a director, has joined Los Angeles production company Tag Team.
Brandon Dickerson, a director, has joined Kaboom Productions, San Francisco.
David Ewen has joined Marc USA/Pittsburgh as senior VP-executive creative director, and Steve Lowry has been added as a senior art director.
Jing Lauengco has been named a partner at Cleveland design studio Flourish.
Eddie Snyder has been named senior VP-creative director at The Zimmerman Agency, Tallahassee.
Gil Talmi, a composer, has joined Ear to Ear, a Santa Monica music and sound design house.
Rob Lingelbach has been appointed a telecine artist at Santa Monica post house 525 Studios.
Ben Orisich has joined New York design, production and effects company Cyclotron as a digital artist/designer.
Christophe Navarre, Mark Osborne, Pascual Sisto and Maggie Zackheim, directors, have joined Satellite Films, Los Angeles.
Kobe Suvongse, formerly senior design director at Duffy in Minneapolis, has been appointed CD at Duffy/New York. Alan Leusink has been promoted from senior designer to design director at the Minneapolis office.
Gary Wolfson has been promoted to executive VP-executive creative director at Doner/Detroit.