TRACY LOVATT and NICK BARTLE were promoted to directors of behavioral planning for BBDO North America. Lovatt and Bartle will also continue in their present roles as directors of behavioral planning for BBDO New York and BBDO West, respectively.
MASAYUKI (YUKI) NOZOE has been named president and CEO of I&S BBDO in Japan. He succeeds KAZUHIKO SANKA, who will remain on the Board of I&S BBDO as representative director and senior advisor. He previously served as a co-president of Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Eric Mower and Associates promoted JOANNE LATHAM to management supervisor.
TOM LAURENT has been named director of print production and LYNN WEATHERLY has been named director of broadcast at MARC USA.
Hunt Adkins named FAITH JAMES as chief strategy officer, overseeing account management, account planning, media and project management departments, and working on new business. Most recently, James was an independent consultant for clients including GSD&M and the Second Wind Network.
Cramer-Krasselt promoted WANDA MEDINA MCDONALD to chief financial officer.
KEVIN CIRRITO was promoted to vice president of integrated partnerships for IFC, serving the East Coast and LEE SPARER was promoted to vice president of integrated partnerships for IFC, serving the West Coast.
CLARE MCHUGH was named managing editor of All You. She replaces ISOBEL MCKENZIE-PRICE who returns to the UK as editorial director of Ideal Home. McHugh was previously executive editor of All You.
Metro New Yorknamed JONATHAN AUERBACH editor in chief. Auerbach joins Metro from Star magazine where he was executive editor for three years.
JANA O’BRIEN will be transitioning from her current role at GM Planworks to a new global role as EVP, chief consumer officer of Starcom MediaVest Group, where she will lead the network’s consumer context planning across all client brands.