Krista S. Wight has joined the firm Cherry, Bekaert & Holland LLP as a supervisor in the audit department.
Michael Newton has been promoted to design director of the New Media department of The Augusta Chronicle. In his new position, Mr. Newton will head Augusta Chronicle's eBusiness Solutions, a team of commercial Web site designers and engineers.
Amy Glover has joined NewSouth Communications Corp. as sales support specialist/administrative assistant for its recently opened Augusta office.
Rogelio Colon Jr. has joined NewSouth Communications Corp. as field service technician for its recently opened Augusta office.
Jay Russell has joined Hall Marketing as an account executive.
Raphael James, weekend anchorman at News Channel 6, has been promoted to anchorman of the weekday 5:30 p.m. newscast with Jennie Montgomery.
The following people have joined Mass Media Marketing: Bryan Timmerman, vice president/general manager; Charles Andrews and Jesse Grear, vice presidents of client relations; and Don Mathews, creative services director.