Robert Gamgort to president, Major League Baseball Properties, New York, from VP-general manager, Kraft Food's Lender's Bagels unit, Bayside, N.Y. The position had been vacant.
Jeremy Verba to president, E! Online, Los Angeles, a new position, from VP-entertainment ventures, CNET, San Francisco.
Timothy M. Labus to president-chief operating officer, Abramson Ehrlich Manes, Washington, from exec VP. He succeeds David M. Nellis, who left the company.
Geoffrey Darby to exec VP, Group W Satellite Communica-tions, and president, CBS Eye on People, Stamford, Conn., both new positions, from president, Viacom Interactive Services.
Brian Cauley, 37, to exec VP-managing director, interactive marketing, Ammirati Puris Lintas, New York, from senior VP. Also: Evan Lewis, 27, to VP, from project manager. Both positions are new.
Kevin Coyne to exec VP-media director, Bates USA West, Irvine, Calif., a new position, from senior VP-media director.
Christopher Russo, 32, to exec VP-franchise programming and marketing, New Line Television, New York, a new position, from senior VP-marketing.
Lisa Fernow, 39, to senior VP-global marketing and strategy, Cartoon Network, Atlanta, a new position, from director of mar-keting-business development, Pepsi-Cola International, New York.
Seth Matlins to senior VP, Pro-Serve, Arlington, Va., from VP.
Mark Carlin to advertising director, Los Angeles Magazine, from group advertising director-West region, Weider Publications, Woodland Hills, Calif.
John Susskind to group account director, Kirshenbaum Bond & Partners, New York, a new position, from the same title at Angotti, Thomas, Hedge.
Colby Coates, 47, to publisher, Commercial News USA, New York, from special sections, The Journal of Commerce.