Headliners this week:
LAURIE MARTINO, REBECCA RUSSELL, and SONJA TILKI have recently joined Source Marketing, a marketing and promotion agency. Martino, former Account Manager at Connor F. Ryan & Co., joins the company as Event Marketing Manager. Russel, former Account Director at DRAFT/LMP, joins the company as Radio Marketing Manager. Tilki, formerly an Account Director at Marketing Drive USA, joins Source as Account Director.
JONATHAN HUTTER has been appointed to the positions of Media Director and Research Director for Garrand and Company, a branding and marketing communications firm. Hutter has been with the company for three years as Director of Account Service.
TAMMY D. DUNN, Peacock Financial's Executive VP, has been promoted to the position of president at iNetPartners Inc.
LEE MILLS recently accepted the position of Online Promotions Manager for SiteLab International Inc., a web agency. Lee is also the President of BeyondClicks.com Inc., which manages Media Planning for Olympus Digital Cameras. Most recently Lee was the Online Marketing Director for @Backup.
KARA MICHELLE NEWMAN has been named VP/Director of Promotions for Katz Dimensions. Newman joined the Katz Media Group as Promotion Director with Dimensions, her most recent position. Also at Katz Dimensions, Lisa Chiljean has been named VP/Director of Research. She joined Katz Dimensions as Director of Research in 1999.
ROBERT WERBER has signed on with The Deal, LLC as Director of Online Sales, a newly created position. In his previous position, Weber worked at MyPoints.com as Strategic Account Manager.
BETTE ANN YARUS is the new Director Of Advertising Sales for the Midwest and West coast territories at USA Weekend magazine. Yarus most recently served as USA Today's director of domestic and European automotive sales in the publication's Detroit offices. Also at USA Weekend magazine, former Director Of Advertising Business Operations/Consumer Direct ROB HARRISON has been promoted to the new position of Director of Advertising Sales for Consumer Direct Response And Regional Sales. Harrison's previous experience includes positions with Scholastic, Inc. and Parade Publications. GREGORY SLATTERY has been elevated to the position of Advertising Manager for the East coast of USA Weekend. Slattery rose from Sales Development Manager of Technology and has in the past handled sales development for Forbes Custom Publishing. MARK SARSHA has been promoted to Advertising Manager for the Midwest region of USA Weekend. Sarsha was previously the Retail Sales Development Manager at the publication's Chicago office.
JUDY KENNY has been promoted to Sr. VP and New York Network Sales Manager at Univision Communications. She was previously VP of New York Network Sales. Also at Univision, DAN THOMAS has been promoted to Sr. VP of Sales Development and Marketing. Most recently, he was VP of Sales Development and Marketing. PETER POULIOPOULOS has been promoted to VP of Sales Development and Marketing at the company. He previously worked in Network Sales as an Account Executive. SEBASTIAN M. TRUJILLO has been promoted to Southeast Sales Manager.
ROBIN WEBSTER is The Internet Advertising Bureau's first CEO. Webster, a former Association of National Advertisers Executive, most recently headed content for eMarketWorld, which provides e-business conferences and other services to a number of vertical markets.
ROBERT WEBER has signed on with The Deal in the new position of Director of Online Sales. Weber previously worked at MyPoints.com as Strategic Account Manager. Also at The Deal, JAMES LANGSTON has become The Deal's first Director of Group Sales. Langston was previously account manager at the Research Institute of America.
JEFF MINSKY has been named VP and Director of Media Convergence at RappDigital, the e-consulting and digital marketing communications company of the Rapp Collins Worldwide unit of Omnicom Group Inc. Minsky previously served as Director of Media Convergence at OgilvyOne and was the co- founder of the OgilvyOne Interactive Media team.
KATHRYN POST has been named city site manager of Cox Interactive Media's Phoenix, Ariz., Web site, AccessArizona.com. Prior to joining CIMedia, she served as Sr. Director of Marketing for visitalk.com.
JAY FRY has been named Marketing Manager at esklar New Venture Marketing. Fry has been working for the past five years at Unilever Canada, most recently as Brand Manager for Lipton Sidekicks. Also at esklar New Venture Marketing, BOB HUITEMA has been named Director of Investor Marketing. He joins esklar from KPMG Corporate Finance where he was a Vice President.