Fillo is managing director at Columbia Consulting
Columbia Consulting Group promoted Trish Gill Fillo to managing director of the international executive search firm based in Baltimore.
With the firm since 1994, she formerly was president of Hollander Gill Associates of New Jersey. A Vassar graduate, Fillo has done graduate work at Johns Hopkins University, serves on the board of several nonprofit organizations and is a trustee of the University of Colorado's MBA program.
Ball Group appoints Brown as account executive
The Ball Group appointed Jennifer Leigh Brown as account executive. She has primary responsibility for broadcast media, planning, public relations and special events for the U.S. Savings Bond account of the Treasury Department. The Lancaster, Pa., resident is a graduate of Millersville College. She was a traffic coordinator for Clipper Magazine before joining the Baltimore marketing support firm.
Blakeslee names Wilson creative director
Baltimore-based Blakeslee Group named Tom Wilson as creative director. Among his accounts are Dentsply and the U.S. Ski Team.
Previously a senior art director for Blakeslee, Wilson is a graduate of the Art Institute of Pittsburgh and lives in Phoenix, Baltimore County.
DeSimone account supervisor for Cyphers Wood
Cyphers Wood announced that Chris DeSimone joined the staff of the Annapolis-based marketing, public relations and interactive services firm as an account supervisor. Formerly with Williams Whittle Associates, he is developing strategic plans, campaigns and marketing efforts for agency clients.
Commercial real estate
Christopher Smith general counsel for Manekin
Manekin LLC appointed Christopher Smith as general counsel for the Columbia-based commercial real estate brokerage, development and construction firm. Formerly president and chief operating officer of the Enterprise Social Investment Corp., the resident of Phoenix is a law graduate of Emory University.
Pub Date: 9/27/99