J. Walter Thompson, New York, has promoted Richard Lennox to senior partner, director of the De Beers account. He had been worldwide account director on De Beers.
Separately, JWT elevated Cathy Lennox to senior partner, managing director on Unilever's hair and deodorant accounts. She had been a global business manager on Unilever brands at JWT in London. Dianne Dean also joined the agency as partner, director of broadcast business affairs. She was most recently manager, broadcast business affairs at Messner Vetere Berger McNamee Schmetterer/Euro RSCG in New York.
Pedone & Partners in New York has added three staffers: Tammy Hockenstein joined the firm as management supervisor on the
Corning consumer products account; Ted Sabarese was hired as a copywriter; and Reid Miller comes aboard as an art director.
Lally McFarland & Pantello Euro RSCG, New York, promoted two of its staffers. Heather Breslow moved up to account supervisor from senior account executive and Tina Duque advanced to vice president, group copy supervisor from copy supervisor.
The UniWorld Group, New York, has named Louise Charles director of media services. She was vice president of media services at Ziccardi & Partners, New York, for 11 years, working with such clients as Izod, William Morrow and Random House.
Eric Mower and Associates, Rochester, added 12 employees: Mann Conn as senior copywriter; Jon Guggino as senior account executive; Jeanne Stillman as account supervisor; Paula Fisk as graphic designer; Pam Beatty as senior graphic designer; Deborah Coffer as media planner and buyer; Tricia Constable as strategic planner on the Eastman Kodak business; Kevin DiMaggio as creative supervisor; James Grieshaber as art director; Laura McCartney as administrative assistant; Christine Schoenweitz as account executive; and Anthony Tomasino as assistant account executive.
Mark Russell Associates, Syracuse, promoted Lauren Mossotti to director, marketing and new business development. She had been an assistant account executive at the agency.
Desirƒe Martin del Campo joined Gianettino & Meredith, Short Hills, as a production coordinator on the ShopRite account.
She had been an account coordinator at Vision Graphics.
Keyes Martin, East Hanover, named Steve Adams president of its advertising group. He will retain his post as creative director of the advertising group.
Success Advertising, the recruitment division of the Cherenson Group in Livingston, tapped Alyson Winslow Rice as an account executive. She comes from from Young & Rubicam, New York, where she was a senior media planner.
Deede Dickson was named to the new position of executive vice president, marketing at American Family Enterprises, Jersey City. She was most recently senior vice president, circulation at TV Guide.
Thomas Advertising, Downingtown, added three members to its staff. Robin Daane Caracino was named senior art director, Todd Taylor joined the shop as art director and Shannon Hess was appointed account executive.
Wendy Vagnoni was named creative director at DMW Worldwide, Philadelphia. She has worked as a creative director at GE Financial Assurance.
Schubert Communications in Downingtown has promoted Allen Silveri to account services director from account executive. In addition, creative director Rich Carango was selected as a judge for the Philadelphia chapter of the Business Marketing Association's 20th annual Bell Ringer awards competition.
Biologix Communications in Philadelphia, the biological and biotechnology division of Hal Lewis Group, made several staff moves: arianne Waller was appointed vice president, creative director/copy; Joanne Naso came aboard as senior vice president, group account director; Halimah Phillips was promoted to traffic assistant; Matina Nicholson moved up to senior account executive from account executive; Christina Stehr and Diana Ellery were both raised to senior art director from art director; Lisa Barnett was elevated to copywriter from junior copywriter; and Holly Gilmore was promoted to editor from junior editor.
Peter Rogers was named chairman of the board at Relationship Marketing Group, Fairfield. He has been acting chief execuive officer of companies such as Tom's Foods, Gist-Brocades USA and Brach/Van Houten.
TradeDimension, Wilton, appointed Jim Klump to the new post of vice president, database management. He was a principal with consultancy Wolfpit Partners.