Brian Johnson, a senior copywriter, and Samantha Campbell, an art director, have joined Grey Advertising/San Francisco.
Frank Lantz has been named to the newly created position of creative director at R/GA Interactive, New York.
Aaron Jones, a director, has closed Aaron Jones Films in Seattle to sign with Porter McNamara Films, Hollywood.
Efrat Rafaeli, a graphic designer, and Beth Kinney, a copywriter, have joined Hunt Adkins, a Minneapolis ad agency.
Dave Merhar, a group creative director at DDB Needham/Chicago, has been elected a senior VP.
Garry Gassel has been named to the newly created position of director of broadcast production at Euro RSCG Tatham, Chicago.
Ana Brimacombe has been named an art director at HMS Partners, Minneapolis.
Brian West has joined W.B. Doner & Co./Detroit as a copywriter, and Tom Basich has joined the agency as an associate creative director.
Jill Lindeman and David Seeley have been promoted to co-creative directors at Lee Hunt Associates, a New York broadcast design and production company.
Michelle Qualley has joined Colle & McVoy, Minneapolis, as an art director.
Jan Leth has joined Ogilvy & Mather Interactive, New York, as senior partner/interactive creative director.
Robert Striks has been appointed a senior copywriter at The Brownstein Group, Philadelphia.
Allan Van Rijn, a director, has signed with RSA/USA for commercials representation.
Tim Crean, a visual effects artist, and Anne Pine, a visual effects producer, have joined Tape House Digital, New York. In addition, Sam Blum has joined the computer programming staff at Tape House Digital Film.
John Coveny and Whit Friese, ACDs at Leo Burnett, Chicago, have been appointed VPs.
Meg Rogers and Paige St. John have been promoted to senior VP-creative directors at Saatchi & Saatchi/New York.
Geoffrey Brookins has joined Broadway Interactive Group, New York, as technical director of Internet products and applications. In addition, Eric Gold has joined BIG as an asssociate producer.
Wendy Lapidus-Saltz, a creative director at DDB Needham/Chicago, has been elected a VP.
Jan Phillips, a VP at Telezign, has been named to head the broadcast design and animation company's new San Francisco office.
Patrick Harrington, a creative director at DMB&B/St. Louis, has been elected a VP.
Chris Sallquist has been named director of online media at Hornall Anderson Design Works, Seattle.
Laurie Irwin, an executive producer at J. Walter Thompson/Chicago, has been named a senior partner.
Markham Cronin, an associate CD at Crispin Porter & Bogusky, Miami, has been named a VP.
Michael Booras has been promoted to sales manager at Complete Post, Hollywood.
John Stapleton, an art director, and Scott Byers, a copywriter,
have joined Henderson Advertising, Greenville, S.C.
Christopher Sanders, a design director at Gerstman & Meyers, a New York brand identity and package design company, has been named a VP.
Patricia Judice has joined DNA, Hollywood, as executive producer of the