Excite@Home, Redwood City, Calif., named Kris Carpenter to the new post of VP-general manager, commerce. Ms. Carpenter, who formerly was director of search development, succeeds Andy Halliday, VP-commerce, who left the company in October.
San Francisco-based online media agency Mediasmith named Charlotte Sweeny media account director and James Acerra media manager. Ms. Sweeny was formerly VP-media account director at FCB Worldwide, San Francisco. Mr. Acerra was formerly a media consultant at Bates USA, New York.
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