MINNEAPOLIS—Padilla Speer Beardsley has added six staff to its creative services practice, including Jim Shultis as account director; Lee Sievers as creative director; Kathy Lande as senior graphic designer; Lynn Schuch as production artist; Jason Swartz as e-marketing program specialist; and Marie Denniston in production support.
CHICAGO—CKPR has named John Mose as senior vice president and new director of its Milwaukee office. Mose replaces CKPR veteran Jill Schroeder, who will remain with CKPR in a part-time capacity. He joins from Weber Shandwick/Chicago, where he was the head of the public affairs and issues practice.
ALBANY, NY—Robin Wood has been promoted to vice president at Sawchuk Brown Associates. Wood has worked with a variety of clients to provide communications and media relations strategy. Prior to joining Sawchuk Brown in 2006, she covered commercial and residential real estate, travel and tourism, hospitality and entertainment at the Business Review for six years.
CHICAGO— Interpublic-owned Current Lifestyle Marketing has added Amy Colton as senior vice president. Colton previously worked at Bozell PR in Chicago, now Weber Shandwick, and is also a founding member of the Marketing to Moms Coalition, an independent organization dedicated to supporting and promoting an understanding of mothers as the United States’ most powerful consumer group.