Stephen Badenhop has been named president of Jordan McGrath Case & Partners, New York. He had been executive vice president, managing director of the agency.
Kirshenbaum Bond & Partners, New York, reported two promotions: Mira Fein and Barry Lowenthal have been elevated to group media director from associate media director.
Bernice Mosca has joined Seiter & Miller Advertising, New York, as management supervisor on the agency’s AXA/Equitable account. Mosca had been an account supervisor at N.W. Ayer & Partners, New York.
Media Logic, Albany, has promoted Chris McRobbie to art director. McRobbie had been a designer and illustrator at the advertising, design, marketing and public relations firm since 1994.
People En Espa-ol, New York, has appointed Luisa Fairborne and Rodolof Balderrama as regional sales directors. Fairborne will oversee the Midwest, South and East, while Balderrama will be responsible for the West Coast, Texas, the Southwest and the Rocky Mountains.
The Parenting Group, New York, has appointed Ann Lundberg publisher of Parenting’s Baby Talk and Parenting’s Healthy Pregnancy magazines. She had been New England manager for Vogue.
Steven Smith was tapped to succeed James Fallows as editor of U.S. News & World Report, New York. Smith was most recently editor of National Journal.
Former Federal Trade Commissioner and Bush administration official Roscoe Burton Starek has been named senior vice president, catalog industry, of the Direct Marketing Association in New York.
Ilene Rapkin has been tapped as publisher of Modern Bride magazine, New York. Rapkin comes from Conde Nast Publications, also New York, where she served as associate publisher for Conde Nast Traveler and Bon Appetit.
Power & Motoryacht magazine, New York, has named Robert Koeppl Northeast sales manager and New York consumer sales manager. Koeppl had been ad sales manager at Sigs Publications, New York.
Thomas Murphy was named executive vice president, marketing and sales, at Simmons Market Research Bureau, New York. He had been vice president, sales, at Mediamark Research.
Conde Nast Traveler, New York, has named two new staff members: Cindy Schreibman, former sales development director of The New Yorker, as national advertising manager; and Carmen Lopez, former vice president, managing director, The New Yorker, as Los Angeles manager.
Cerene Jordan has been appointed to the new position of business director by Mademoiselle, New York. She had been controller of Primedia Consumer Magazines, also New York.
Modern Bride, New York, has named Stacy Morrison editor-in-chief. Morrison is the former managing editor of both Conde Nast Sports for Women and Time Out New York.
Conde Nast House & Garden, New York, has elevated Pamela Madden to promotion and merchandising director and Gabrielle Garofalo to creative services director.
Robin Ingle has been promoted to vice president, national sales manager at Media Passage, a newspaper advertising planning, placement and payment service. Based in New York, Ingle will manage the company’s sales team.
Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide, New York, has elevated Barbara Cohen to senior vice president. She will be responsible for developing strategies for consumer products clients.
Aramis, New York, has elevated Pamela Baxter to senior vice president, general manager, responsible for continued development of the Aramis, Tommy Hilfiger Toiletries and La Mer brands. Baxter had been senior vice president, marketing and sales.
Steven Esformes has been named Eastern advertising manager of Child, New York. He had been Eastern sales manager of Sesame Street Parents.
The American Benefactor magazine, New York, has elevated Pam Laudenslager to senior vice president, sales and marketing. She had been senior vice president, network development.
MTV Networks, New York, has promoted Gavin Goffe to vice president, commercial operations. He had been director, commercial operations for Nickelodeon and Nick at Nite.
AGA Catalog Marketing & Design, New York, has tapped Miriam Frawley as vice president of operations.
Cindy Hauser was named senior vice president, marketing and creative director at Fox, based in New York. Hauser is responsible for ensuring consistency in the network’s marketing efforts.
Rolling Stone, New York, has tapped Barry Blevins as fashion editor. He comes from Details, where he was market editor responsible for men’s fashion and accessories.
Aaron Duncan was tapped by Playboy Enterprises, New York, as director of the newly created design development department in the company’s product marketing group.
Glamour in New York has promoted three staff members: Elizabeth Tighe was named executive director, creative services and brand development, Howard Grier was elevated to marketing and strategic development director and Karen Minarik was named business director.
Dennis Publishing, New York, has reported two editorial appointments for Stuff magazine: Eric Thurnauer, a consulting editor at Sports Illustrated, was tapped as executive editor; and Cindi Cook, editorial coordinator at Multex Systems, was named managing editor.
Owen Walsh was named sales representative at FamilyFun, New York, a Disney Publishing magazine. Walsh had most recently been an account manager for The Atlantic Monthly.
Madison, a New York-based lifestyle publication set to launch in September, has tapped Louis Coletti as director of advertising. Coletti had been food and fragrance advertising manager for Icon Thoughtstyle Magazine.
Knowledge TV, New York, has tapped Kristin LaGravenis as account executive. She had been a media planner with Outdoor Life Network.
Jason Klein, senior vice president of Times Mirror Magazines in New York, will assume responsibility for the corporate sales and research department. He will remain president of The Outdoor Company, which includes Field & Stream and Outdoor Life, as well as president of Today’s Homeowner.
Donovan Data Systems, New York, a provider of specialized information technology systems for advertising agencies, has appointed Henry Lawson worldwide president and chief operating officer.
Bon Appetit, New York, has tapped Carol Campbell as associate publisher.
Kathryn Metcalfe has joined Sciens Public Relations, New York, as senior vice president. She will be responsible for business development, client services, and for management of client programs.
G+J USA Publishing, New York, reported several personnel moves: Tammy Palazzo was promoted to book publishing manager from books and licensing manager; Maria Vizzi was named the new national sales manager for Parents.com; Randy Frank Leeds was named advertising director of Fitness magazine; Ann Baird was hired as promotion director for Family Circle and McCall’s magazines; and Mary Miller Moss was named promotion director of Family Circle and McCall’s.
Travel & Leisure magazine, New York, has elevated Susan Zanger to fashion and beauty manager from senior account manager and has hired Karen Levine as senior account manager.
The American Advertising Federation in Washington, D.C., has named two media executives to lead the industry group. Richard Schade, vice president, central and national field sales at NBC in New York, was named AAF chairman during the organization’s recent annual conference in Minneapolis. Janet Robinson, vice president, general manager of The New York Times, was tapped as vice chairwoman.
USA Weekend has hired Allen Kurzman as director of marketing, to work from the publication’s New York office.
Robert Gregory has been named publisher of Travel & Leisure Golf, based in New York. He had been publisher of Garden Design magazine.
Dugan Valva Contess Marketing and Communications, Morristown, reported nine personnel moves: Susan Kavett was tapped as vice president, management supervisor; Susan Schickedanz was hired as art director; Deana Luberto was promoted to account coordinator; Winston Young was elevated to senior art director; Nina Segovia joined the agency as field marketing manager; Gregg Gerstman signed on as senior account executive; Laura Bauchwitz was elevated to senior account executive; Patricia Schaefer was tapped as receptionist; and Wendy Amato joined the firm as a group assistant.
John Noonan was promoted to president, general manager of the Ariston division of Graphic Design Technologies in Hillside. Ariston is a supplier of screen printed and electronically produced graphics.
The Sawtooth Group, Woodbridge, has named Kathy Gerla Gold as vice president, management supervisor. Gold had been a principal, management supervisor at Publicis, New York.
Creative Marketing Alliance, Princeton Junction, has hired four associates: Gregory Schmalz, director of public relations/promotions; Debora Tartaglia, art director; Nancy White, marketing account executive; and Suzanne Merrill¸¸, account coordinator.
Century 21 Real Estate, Parsippany, has appointed Steven Savino as senior vice president of marketing, products and services. He will oversee promotions, advertising, marketing and national public relations campaigns.
Richard DePascal was elevated to vice president, associate creative director from senior copywriter at Results Inc. Advertising, Hasbrouck Heights.
DKB & Partners, Morristown, has tapped Michael Lewis as assistant account executive.
IntelliMedia-LD&B, Horsham, has promoted Catherine Lange to media planner from media assistant.
Weyerhauser Fine Paper, Valley Forge, has appointed John Gaston to the newly created post of manager, new product development.
Agnew & Corrigan Advertising in Lancaster has tapped Brenda Ulmer as a computer artist and designer.
Glen Allen Martin was named technology support specialist by J. Brown/LMC Group, a Stamford co-marketing agency.
The World Wrestling Federation, Stamford, reported three promotions: Andrew Knopf was elevated to director of media sales from senior account executive, Jon Sayer was tapped as director of business development from senior account executive and Craig Cassanelli was elevated to national sales director from advertising director.
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