Execs & Accounts for December 19, 2007

Universal McCann appointed Bryan Yolles executive vice president, director of marketing and business development. The agency created the position for Yolles, who was previously executive vice president, chief marketing officer with Doner.

DBC PR + New Media hired of Melissa Chotiner as an account director. The marketing agency hired Chotiner away from Blackboard, and has tasked her with leading its education technology practice.

Mate1.com named AzoogleAds its search agency of record. The online dating site’s account will be managed by AzoogleAds’ Bazaar Advertising division.

AtomicOnline appointed Mike Dodge SVP, general manager. The online media company hired Dodge away from Internet Brands where he was general manager with the Home and Real Estate Division.

Efficient Frontier hired two technology executives. The search marketing firm hired Roger Bodamer as senior vice president of product operations and engineering, and Anders Torgerson as vice president of product management.

MetroPCS tapped Cellfire for mobile coupons. The cell phone company will provide users with access to coupons through its MetroWeb menu.

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