Jack Kraft to vice chairman, Patxi Communications Corp., New York, an Internet publishing company whose sites include SuperModel.com. Mr. Kraft was most recently a consultant; earlier he had been chief operating officer and vice chairman of Leo Burnett Co., Chicago. Mr. Kraft is also an investor in Patxi.
Hal Riney, chairman-CEO of Hal Riney & Partners, San Francisco, will be honored as Advertising Executive of the Year by the Hollywood Radio & Television Society at its International Broadcasting Awards on June 13 in Beverly Hills.
Carolyn Wall to president of WBIS-TV, new financial, sports and entertainment TV station owned by ITT Corp. and Dow Jones & Co., from president-CEO, Cowles Business Media.
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