to management supervisor on Ford Motor Co.'s national Lincoln brand account, a new post at Y&R Advertising, Detroit, from VP-account supervisor, Y&R, Atlanta. Also at Y&R, Sean Girardin to strategic planning executive, Mercury brand, from strategic planning, General Motors/GMC at McCann-Erickson Worldwide, Troy, Mich., succeeding Jennifer Fassett, who is leaving.
Rick Markovitz to the new post of general manager, BBDO Interactive, Los Angeles, from senior VP-management supervisor, BBDO West.
Randy Kabat to director of advertising, a new post at I.P.I. USA, New York, a division of Prada, from director of advertising, SMH's Swatch division.
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