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Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Padilla Speer Beardsley Announces 11 Staff Additions

Padilla Speer Beardsley, an integrated communications firm based in Minneapolis, has hired 11 new staff members.
Andrea Eveland has joined the firm’s research and insights practice as a senior analyst. Eveland has honed her experience in research methodologies and analytics at Wells Enterprise and at LodgeNet Interactive Corporation.
Linda Jacobsen is a senior digital project manager responsible for managing client work as it moves through the firm’s 20-person Creative group.
Desiree Bergquist has joined Padilla’s creative team as a senior copywriter. Bergquist honed her talent in concept development, problem solving and branding for various accounts while at Minneapolis-based ad agency Yamamoto Moss. Ted Weiers also was hired as a copywriter.
Vanessa Szpara and Katy Schultz have been hired as account executives to support clients such as Minneapolis-based Be The Match and Mondovi, WI-based Midwest and Mountain Dental.
Assistant account executives Beatrice Zvosec, Anne Neubauer, Brittany Viskoe, Erika VanRiper, and Molly O’Mara joined the firm to support work for Raleigh, NJ-based BASF, Milwaukee, WI-based Rockwell Automation and Oshkosh, WI-based Oshkosh Defense.