Michelle Ebanks, 37, to the new position of VP, Time Inc. Most recently, she was president-CEO of the Institute for Econometric Research, parent company of Mutual Funds magazine.
Schering-Plough Corp. has narrowed the candidates in its direct-to-consumer media buying review to three or four agencies, an executive familiar with the marketer's plans said the week of Nov. 22. Spending could top $200 million.
Carlton Communications and United News & Media said they plan to merge in a $6.5 billion stock swap to create the U.K.'s biggest commercial TV company.
Federal Trade Commission has accepted a consent agreement that paves the way for Reckitt & Colman to merge with Benckiser to form Reckitt Benckiser.
Copyright November 1999, Crain Communications Inc.