On The Move: EASTERN


DeWitt Media, New York, promoted senior media planner Alexi Hecker to media supervisor.

Dawn Hollowell, Adam Komack and Matt Pena advanced to account supervisors at DraftDirect Worldwide, New York.

MTV Networks, New York, named John Kelley senior vice president of communications for VH1 and Harriet Shultz vice president of West Coast operations. Bob Kusbit joined MTV: Music Television as senior vice president of production.

Gail Perlow, Combe Inc.’s vice president of corporate media in White Plains, progressed to executive vice president and general manager of Media Insight, the company’s in-house ad agency.

Franklin Spier Advertising, New York, appointed senior vice president and creative director Bethany Chamberlain president; executive vice president and general manager Suzanne Bostwick chief operating officer; and executive vice president and account supervisor Michael Kazan director of client relations and business development. Alix Nelson continues as chief executive officer and chairman. Len Gilbert, director of the interactive and new media division, and studio director Paul Nicholson assumed vice presidencies. Susan Hecht, formerly with Avon Books, arrived at the agency as an account supervisor.

Kristen Oxley and Barbara Pierce moved up to account supervisor and senior account executive, respectively, at Eric Mower and Associates, Rochester.

Albany-based Media Logic recently advanced Kelly Shea-Bradley to account supervisor and Phyllis Niner to senior account executive.

Kristin Holsapple was promoted to radio buyer at Horizon Media, New York. The media planning and buying service also added Paul Pantano as vice president and planning group director, Fallon Johnson as television buyer, Michele Kritzer as radio buyer, Melody Regnier and Ian Ouziel as assistant television buyers, Christine Lim, Craig Fatetra, Michael Gasparro and Robyn Warr as assistant radio buyers and Alisa Cannizzaro as assistant account executive.

Martin Pedersen became editorial director at Graphis magazine, New York.


Reach Marketing, Westport, designated Burt Flickinger managing director of its Retail Reach unit, Linda Schulz associate director of promotion services, Alexandra Miller production manager, Susan O’Neal traffic manager and Catharine Benevento accounting manager.

Neal Wilson was named Midwest and mid-Central sales and marketing representative for Publicitas Advertising Services, Stamford.

At Cabin Fever Entertainment in Greenwich, Craig Van Gorp progressed to senior vice president of sales and Jeff Plain arrived as Northeast sales manager.


Dugan Valva Contess, Morristown, promoted Joan Buto to senior vice president and director of production services, Barrie Brachfeld to vice president and production supervisor, Carole Carr to vice president of business development, Lourdes Crespo to creative supervisor and Suzanne Troiano to senior account executive. DVC Interactive added Nelson Gonzalez as director of production and programming and Alex Bombeck as senior account executive.

Walter Guarino left his post as general manager of Poppe Tyson, Morris Plains, to assume the presidency of Scelba, Scelba, DeTitta & Wolfson, Montville.

Einson Freeman, Paramus, appointed Kristen Lucente senior account executive and Cristin Cullen and Paul Hornung account executives. Adam Wardell joined MGA Partnership Marketing, a division of Einson Freeman, as account executive.

Cheryl King and Dana Nolletti joined The Harrington Group, Morristown, as new business development account executive and art director, respectively.

Infocus Inc., Princeton, enlisted Marianne Sarcich, formerly with Burson-Marsteller, as senior account executive.


Tierney & Partners, Philadelphia, promoted Steven Santangelo to senior vice president of strategic marketing and research consultation and Danielle Whalen to assistant account executive. The agency also welcomed Randi Bresalier and Rick Radzinski as account directors.

Timothy Munoz became vice president of relationship marketing at Comcast Cable Communications, Philadelphia.

Dorland Sweeney Jones Health Communications, Philadelphia, elevated associate creative directors Jerry Amari and Mark Nolan to co-creative directors.

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