Bruce Kelley, a former executive at Lowe & Partners/SMS, New York, is said to have signed a contract last week to return to Lowe, possibly as part of a dual upper-management team. Rob Quish, Ammirati Puris Lintas' Iridium and Lego worldwide account director, is said be negotiating for the other spot.
Moss/Dragoti, New York, dropped out of the estimated $8 million New York State Department of Economic Development review. Partners & Shevack/Wolf, Grey Advertising and incumbent Toolbox Communications, all New York; and Smith, Syracuse, N.Y.; are said to be the remaining contenders.
Jane Owen to VP of marketing-hair color for the U.S. retail business of Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.'s Clairol unit, from senior product manager. She succceeds Jane Mattson, named VP-general manager of Clairol's professional products division.
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