New York-based public relations agency Middleberg & Associates named Amy Jackson
an agency principal and managing director of its Internet Communications Consulting division. Ms. Jackson previously served as director of the agency's online communications division. In her new position, Ms. Jackson will oversee the ICC division's research and consulting work for clients.
Electric Communities, Cupertino, Calif., publisher of online community The Palace, named Steve DePaola, former creative director of Saatchi & Saatchi's Darwin Digital, to head the company's online visual chat efforts incorporating voice communication and 3D animation.
Copyright May 1999, Crain Communications Inc.