Barry D. Briggs, 43, to exec VP, ZDNet, San Francisco, from VP-ad sales and marketing. Mr. Briggs will oversee four new divisions: consumer, commerce, business-to-business, and help, downloads and services.
Tim Sommerfeld to VP-creative advertising, Columbia Pictures Worldwide Marketing, Culver City, Calif., from VP-creative advertising/audiovisual, New Line Cinema.
Former Bates Latin America Chairman Daniel S. Reid to divisional VP-director of worldwide brand development, Polaroid Corp., Cambridge, Mass., a new post at the marketer. Mr. Reid, who left Bates in 1997, joins Polaroid from private investment company Dunbar Co., Greenwich, Conn., where he was chairman.
Michael J. Cleary, to exec VP-marketing, Wingspan Bank, a new post at the online bank unit of Bank One Corp., from president-chief operating officer for Smarte Carte.
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