Omnicom Group, New York, as expected announced a substantial minority investment in Organic Online, a Web design and development agency in San Francisco. Organic will become the sixth agency in Omnicom's fledgling interactive group, which will be named Communicade and run by Felice Kincannon.
Tom Harrison to president-U.S. operations, Omnicom Group's Diversified Agency Services, from president, Diversified Healthcare Communications. Also: Michael Birkin to president-international operations from managing director-Europe. The two, both based in New York, take over duties of Peter Jones, who is retiring.
E*Trade Securities, an online securities firm in Palo Alto, Calif., is reviewing for what could be up to a $24 million account.
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