Chip Block, 53, to president-consumer marketing, Petersen Publishing Co., New York, a new position, from chairman and president, Aim Inc.
Bernie Theobald to president, International Data Group's Marketing Services unit, San Francisco, from exec VP. He succeeds Peter Horan, now senior VP at IDG.
Saskia Mossel and Bill Foster to senior VP-group creative directors, Foote, Cone & Belding, New York, new positions, from senior VP-senior creative directors.
James D. Graham to senior VP-automotive, Petersen Cos., New York, a new position, from senior VP-sales and marketing, Time Inc.
Stuart Zakim to VP-promotions, Playboy Enterprises, New York, a new position, from VP-public relations, Universal Pictures.
Evonne Connolly to VP-account supervisor, W.B. Doner & Co., Baltimore, a new position, from account supervisor.
Beth Steel to VP, Media That Works, Los Angeles, a new position, from account supervisor.
David Meer, 46, to director of branding intelligence-Americas, J. Walter Thompson Co., New York, a new position, from president, NPD Group's Telecommunications Group.
Steve Landsberg and David Nathanson to co-creative officers, DDB Needham Worldwide, New York, from, respectively, creative director, Ogilvy & Mather Worldwide, Toronto, and group creative director, DDB Needham. They assume duties of Mike Rogers, who resigned from the agency as vice chairman-executive creative director, as expected.
Ian McIlvaine to management supervisor on the American Suzuki Motor Corp. motorcycle account, Colby Effler & Partners, Santa Monica, Calif., from account supervisor on the Kawasaki Motors Corp. account, Bozell Worldwide.
Alyssa A. McElrone to director of global marketing, CNN International Ad Sales, Atlanta, a new position, from marketing manager.