Stoltz Marketing Group has hired Ward Duft as creative director and Bill Doty as digital media producer.
Duft will oversee the agency’s creative team in the development of campaigns and concepts for clients in a variety of industries, including construction and building materials, insurance, health care, food service, consumer packaged goods, agribusiness, resort/travel, financial services, and higher education.
Duft previously was creative director at Magner Sanborn in Spokane and Seattle, where he developed integrated campaigns for national, regional and local clients, and helped the agency earn Ad Age’s 2012 West Coast Small Agency of the Year.
Duft earned his undergraduate degree from East Carolina University and studied post baccalaureate at Duke.
Doty joins the agency as digital media producer. He previously worked for Turner Broadcasting, writing and producing content for digital media and television. He has been a featured producer for Funny or Die, Adult Swim, Comedy Central and Fox Network. He has written for The Onion, Broken Newz, Yahoo!, AOL and National Lampoon, working in markets such as Los Angeles, Atlanta, Las Vegas and New York.
Doty studied communications at Fresno State.