10/15/2012 11:17 AM
Havit Advertising in DC hires Cliff Chiet as chief marketing officer and Marci Klugman as vice president of marketing strategy. Chiet previously headed Washingtonian magazine’s Washingtonian Custom Media (WCM) and, before that, spent 16 years as a vice president of sales and a publisher at Post-Newsweek Media, a division of the Washington Post Company. Klugman comes to Havit from Discovery Communications, where she most recently worked as marketing director for the Discovery Channel.
The Adfero Group adds Suzanne Zurn as vice president. Zurn brings 18 years of strategic communications and digital experience to the agency, including senior roles on two congressional campaigns and as a staffer for three members of Congress. Zurn comes from Waggener Edstrom’s Studio D digital practice, where she managed key accounts and also led North America business development for digital services.
SmithGifford adds Anja Ohmert as art director, and Dawn Hall and Brad Klein as assistant account managers. All three came to the agency as a result of the company’s unique “speed interview” event that took place in August, which resulted in over 60 candidates being interviewed. Previously, Ohmert was the associate art director at Focused Image, Hall was an assistant account executive at BBDO in Atlanta; and Klein traveled from Chicago to join the ‘speed interview’ event and is a 2011 graduate of Indiana University, Kelley School of Business and has been working as a marketing consultant.