Alison Shaklan to VP-advertising, ABC Entertainment, from executive director-advertising.
Michael Draznin to senior VP-communications director, Lowe & Partners/SMS, New York, from director-corporate communications, D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles.
Patrick Knisley to president-chief operating officer, Bates Canada, Toronto, from exec VP, Bates USA, New York, where he ran the agency's Miller Brewing business. He succeeds Malcolm Cullen, who resigned recently to pursue other interests.
Lisa Hickey to VP-associate creative director, Arnold Communications, Boston, from creative director, Holland Mark Martin, Burlington, Mass. Also at Arnold, Stuart D'Rozario to VP-senior copywriter, from senior writer, Cole & Weber, Seattle.
David Cooper to ad sales account exec, Starwave Corp., Bellevue, Wash., selling ESPNET SportsZone and other sports Web sites, from senior national ad accounts manager, College Sports Magazine, New York.