The Women's National Basketball Association, the NBA's sister league that will launch next summer, has named its president: Val Ackerman, currently VP-business affairs for the NBA.
Jim Graham, North American sales manager for Cahners Asia, has been named sales director for EDN magazine, Newton, Mass.
Al DiGuido, VP-Publisher of Computer Shopper, promoted to exec VP of the Ziff-Davis Business Media Group and group publisher of Computer Shopper and its NetBuyer, which markets computer products on the Internet. Also, Joe Gillespie was promoted from VP to senior VP of the Ziff-Davis Magazine Network.
Marc Gallucci to the new position of VP-associate creative director, Houston Herstek Favat, Boston, from senior art director, Clarke Goward, Boston.