The Austin & Williams agency in Hauppauge has announced five hires.

Stefanie McLeod of Selden has been hired as a junior copywriter. She earned her copywriting certificate while working as a retail supervisor at M.J. Beanz Toys in East Northport.

Frank Durante of Selden has been hired as director of digital development. He was director of IT at Lounge Lizard Worldwide in Patchogue.

Nick Basil of Smithtown has been hired as a Web developer. He had the same job at Active Web Group in Hauppauge.

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Tricia Zorn of Syosset has been hired as digital project manager. She held a similar job at Marden-Kane Digital Promotions in Woodbury.

Kevin Geist of Greenlawn has been hired as a digital strategist. He was a digital marketing analyst at NBTY Inc. in Ronkonkoma.

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