Brian France to senior VP, Nascar, Daytona Beach, Fla., from VP-marketing and communications. Also, George Pyne to VP-marketing from VP-licensing and consumer products. Mr. Pyne will be based in New York and Mr. France at Nascar's Florida headquarters, overseeing marketing, licensing and business development.
Steve Lair to senior VP-sales, service and marketing, a new post at Packard Bell NEC's NEC Computer Systems Division, Mountain View, Calif.; Mr. Lair was senior VP-sales and marketing, Acer America, San Jose, Calif., before open a consulting practice last year.
John Polcari to senior VP-director of new-business development, Hill Holliday Database Marketing Group, Boston, a new post, from senior director of business development, Epsilon, Burlington, Mass.
George J. McMahon to VP-marketing, catalog retailer Sportsman's Guide, South St. Paul, Minn., from VP-corporate development, Abacus Direct Corp., Denver. He succeeds William G. Luth.
Bob McKinnon to VP-group media director at Saatchi & Saatchi, New York, from VP-associate media director. Also, Lisa Gilson and Rob Reifenheiser to VPs-associate media director, from associate media directors; Loren Turezky to associate media director from media supervisor; and Liz Greenberg to media planing supervisor from media planner.
Copyright April 1998, Crain Communications Inc.