On the Move

Praco, Ltd., Colorado Springs, hired Meredith Vaughan as director of strategic and account planning.
Noel Van Hyhuis joined The Bailey Group, Oakland, as an account executive.
Trinchero Family Estates in Napa Valley appointed Terry Wheatley senior vice president of sales and marketing for the company’s domestic wine division.
Lynn Whitney was promoted to senior vice president, theatrical media advertising at Warner Bros. Pictures, Burbank.
Nancy Connolly joined Howard-Marquis Advertising in Westlake Village as vice president, new business development.
Eddie Soto assumed the role of executive vice president, creative affairs at Digital Entertainment Network, Santa Monica.
Hollywood Stock Exchange in Santa Monica hired Stan Weil as executive vice president of sales.
La Opinion, Los Angeles, promoted Leslie Smith to director of advertising and Daniel Cruey to director of circulation.
Hilary Hoffman was promoted to executive director, brand marketing for Universal Studios Home Video, Universal City. Cynthia Luther was named director of promotions for the company.
Adlink, Los Angeles, named Kathy McGinty national sales support manager. The digital interconnect firm promoted Jason Nyhan to account executive and hired Susan Goldberg as an account executive.
Sharon Liggins joined Odyssey, a Hallmark & Henson network, as manager, communications and publicity in Studio City. She previously worked as a publicist with The De Veaux Group.
Diann Shaw was promoted to vice president, publicity and public relations at Carsey-Werner, Studio City.
RiechesBaird Advertising in Irvine hired Cambria Morgan as public relations account coordinator.
Copywriter Dave Swartz was promoted to associate creative director at DGWB in Irvine.
Jason Sikes was named vice president of development at GRB Entertainment in Los Angeles.
Stephen Croncota joined E! Entertainment Television Networks in Los Angeles as senior vice president, marketing.
Fox Broadcasting Co. in Los Angeles named Michael Michell director, affiliate research and marketing.
Allan Kass was appointed vice president, sales for ARTISTdirect, Encino.
Paula Phillips joined Extraordinary Events, Sherman Oaks, as an account executive.
Ron Coughlin joined Alcone Marketing Group in Irvine as executive vice president, strategic planning and client services.
RPMC, Los Angeles, appointed Michelle Shore account director for its entertainment marketing and promotions program.
Joel Maliniak was promoted to executive vice president/creative director at Goddard Claussen/Porter Novelli in Malibu.
Bush Communications, Marina del Rey, promoted Leslie Morris to manager of creative services, Sean Colgin to manager of editorial services and Tori Caldera to manager of account services.
The Young Co. in Santa Monica appointed Lisa Osborne public relations account supervisor.
Ian Crockett was promoted to president of Hunter Barth, Costa Mesa.
Annie Morita was promoted to senior vice president, sales and marketing at Columbia TriStar International Television in Culver City.
Promax & BDA, Los Angeles, appointed Andrew Miles director of sales and marketing and Kris Crenwelge director of communications.
McCann-Erickson, Seattle, promoted Kurt Reifschneider and Sheryl Hudson both to senior vice president and Sarah Makar and Mark Hett both to vice president/account director.
–compiled by Christine Campbell