Omnicom Group's media agency OMD has named JILL BOTWAY
Managing Director for OMD East. Formerly Executive Vice President and Director of Marketing for Interpublic Group of Cos.' Initiative Media North America, Botway assumes the title and responsibilities previously held by Mike Drake, who retired in December 2002. Botway joined Botway Group in 1990 as Chief Legal Counsel and six years later became CEO of the media buying business. She moved with the shop to Initiative, along with her father and Botway's former President, Arthur Schreibman, who became Initiative's Executive Vice President and Director of National Broadcast.