Maria Miller to senior VP-marketing, Avis Rent A Car System, Garden City, N.Y., from VP, American Express Co. She succeeds Bob Cardillo, who left the company.
Doug Orr to senior VP-West, Turner Network Sales, Atlanta, from VP-Central region, in a divisional realignment. Also: Kevin Gaffney to VP-East, from VP-Northeast region. Exec VP Carter Maguire will add responsibilities for the new Central region, which includes Canada.
Brad Arthur to senior VP, Earle Palmer Brown, Philadelphia, a new position, from VP-group account director, Foote, Cone & Belding Canada, Toronto.
Greg Johnston to VP-creative director, McCann-Erickson Worldwide, Washington, a new position, from senior VP-associate creative director, Arnold Communications, Mclean, Va.
Mitchell Reed to VP-senior brand adviser, BrandSolutions, Seattle, a new position, from president-CEO, Grey Daiko Advertising, Tokyo.
Peter Shier to partner and VP-marketing and growth, Russell Inc., Toronto, from VP-client service director, J. Walter Thompson Co.
Carlos Timiraos to assistant VP, Ralph Lauren Domestic Marketing, Cosmair, New York, from New York regional sales manager.
Barry Gilbert to management supervisor, Wunderman Cato Johnson, Chicago, a new position, from account director, Sales Promotion Services, Toronto.
Les Diveley to president, Simmons Durham, St. Louis, from VP-account service director. He succeeds Ted Simmons, now in the new position of chairman. Also: Bill Mueller to exec VP-director of account management, from VP-management supervisor. He succeeds Bill Durham, who is retiring.
Dana Jenkins to national spot sales manager, Univision, San Francisco, from acting manager of national spot sales. Also at Univision, Detroit: Mike Reid to national spot sales manager, from national account exec, Dallas.