Headliners This Week:
CAROLE TRACEY, Advertising Information Services Executive has been appointed Director of Canadian operations for Leading Web Advertisers. Tracey functioned as a VP and Director of Canadian Operations of IMS and LNA Canada.
CARL HICKS JR. has been named A&R and Marketing Consultant at Eden-Ent.com. Hicks most recently served as Product Manager and Advertising Coordinator at Loud Records.
AUGUST BUSCH IV, Group VP, Marketing & Wholesale Operations, Anheuser-Busch, Inc., LEE ANN DALY, Sr. VP, Marketing, ESPN, Inc., GARY EPSTEIN, President and CEO, EURO RSCG Tatham, KATE EVERETT-THORP, President and CEO, Lot21, ELIOT KANG, President and CEO, Kang and Lee Advertising, RICHARD KIRSHENBAUM, co-founder and co-chairman, Kirshenbaum Bond & Partners, and ANN LEWNES, VP, Director of Consumer Marketing Group, Intel Corporation have been inducted to the 2000 American Advertising Federation's Advertising Hall of Achievement.
JENNIFER LAING, the North American chairman and CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi since January 1997, is leaving the agency to return to her native England with longtime companion and agency Vice Chairman TONY DALTON. Both executives said they were moving for personal reasons. After a break, Laing is expected to continue her career in Europe. Dalton is retiring to focus on his hobby of breeding and racing horses. A management partnership will take over day-to-day management. The partnership will consist of eight Saatchi executives: JULIE BAUER, KEITH BUNNELL, MIKE BURNS, TOM LOM, TIM LOVE, MARIE MCNEELY, MIKE POPERNIK and TOD SEISSER.
SHARIE ALLEN and JULIA KADEL have recently joined MarketingJobs.com as Account Representatives. Allen is the Mid-West territory manager, and Kadel covers the East Coast. DEBRA RABIN, Account Representative for the West Coast was promoted to Sales Manager.
BRAD PIGGOTT, BRAD MASSEY, ERIK SHERMAN, DAN CARB, LUCIANA CRAWFORD, PETER PRICE have new positions at L90. Piggott has been named Director of Midwest Sales. Prior to L90, he led the Midwest sales efforts for Emusic.com. Massey has been named Sr. Account Executive. He previously served as Interactive Advertising Manager at PCQuote.com. Sherman has been promoted to Account Executive from Sales Planner. Carb has been promoted to Account Executive from Sales Planner. Crawford has been promoted to Premium Account Executive from Sales Planner. Price has been promoted to Account Executive from Sr. Marketing Manager. New hires include RICK BENNINK, Account Executive, TRINA HUYNH, Sales Planner, NATALIE MONETTE, Sales Planne