, 47, to director of media research, and David Meer
, 48, to director of the Advanced Techniques Group, at MindShare North America
, New York. Mr. Marans was previously head of J. Walter Thompson USA's media research group; Mr. Meer was director of branding intelligence-Americas, at JWT
Ernst & Young signed an agreement with Thirteen/WNET New York to become sole corporate sponsor for the Public Broadcasting System's "Great Performances" series. The three-year agreement begins with the Aug. 27 broadcast.
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