Pearle Vision Centers has six agencies vying for its $26 million account: W.B. Doner & Co., Southfield, Mich.; McCann-Erickson Worldwide; Angotti, Thomas, Hedge; and Gotham, all New York; Wyse Advertising, Cleveland, and DDB Needham Worldwide, Dallas. Incumbent GSD&M, Dallas, is not participating.
Carol Manning to director of worldwide advertising, Novell, San Jose, Calif., from director of integrated marketing programs. She succeeds Joe Rodriguez, who is leaving.
Casio to Fresh Carats, New York, from Merkley Newman Harty for the consumer electronics marketer's $10 million account.
Hiram Walker & Sons is said to have awarded its $10 million Canadian Club business to DDB Needham Worldwide, New York, after a review that included incumbent Lois/EJL, Los Angeles.
Lexmark International to Grey Advertising, New York, from Goldberg Moser O'Neill, San Francisco, for its estimated $10 million consumer printer account.
Peet's Coffee & Tea to Citron Haligman Bedecarre, San Francisco, from Hal Riney & Partners for the specialty coffee roaster and retailer's estimated $1 million account.
Copyright April 1997, Crain Communications Inc.