J. William Grimes Wednesday was named chairman of the board of directors at Netcast Communications Corp., New York-based developers of online entertainment. Mr. Grimes was formerly president and CEO of Zenith Media
, USA, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cordiant plc, formerly Saatchi & Saatchi. While at Zenith, he helped create a media buying service and managed a $1.5 billion budget for clients such as Toyota, Hewlett-Packard, Miller Brewing and General Mills..
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