New York Hearst Magazines hosts a summer champagne toast to welcome new magazine Veranda and House Beautiful's new editor in chief. (From l.) Lisa Newsom, founder-editor, Veranda; Mark Mayfield, editor in chief, House Beautiful; Cathleen Black, president, Hearst Magazines; Victor F. Ganzi, president-CEO, Hearst Corp.
New York Worth magazine celebrates the appointment of Gary Walther to editorial creative director. (From l.) Ester Lorusso, VP-advertising director, Alitalia; Gary Walther; Andrea Sanders, director of advertising, Americana Manhasset.
New York Hallmark Channel sponsors Advertising Age's Sixth Annual Women to Watch. (Front row, from l.) Chris Moseley, exec VP-worldwide marketing and brand strategy, Hallmark Channel; Marianne Gambelli, senior VP-prime time and sports, NBC; Denise Benou Stires, exec VP-global marketing and investor services, Nasdaq. (Middle row, from l.) Hanna Gryncwajg, senior VP-sales, Bravo; Lee Ann Daly, senior VP-marketing, ESPN; Carol H. Williams, founder, CEO and creative director, Carol H. Williams Advertising; Jill Manee, VP-publisher, Ad Age Group. (Back row, from l.) Mary Moudry, president, DDB Worldwide, San Francisco; Elizabeth Herbst, exec VP-ad sales, Universal Domestic Television; Linda Thomas Brooks, exec VP-managing director, GM Mediaworks; Brandon Holley, editor in chief, Elle Girl; Catherine Bension, president-CEO, Select Resources International.
Los Angeles Members of the executive committee of the Family Friendly Programming Forum gather at the Fourth Annual Family Television Awards show. (Standing, from l.) Greg Ross, U.S. director of media and marketing services, Procter & Gamble Co.; Bill Cella, chairman, Magna Global USA; Brad Simmons, VP-media services, Unilever United States and Forum co-chair; Irwin Gotlieb, chairman-CEO, MindShare Worldwide; Marc Goldstein, president-national broadcasting and programming, MindShare. (Seated, from l.) Barbara Bacci Mirque, senior VP, Association of National Advertisers; Andrea Alstrup, corporate VP, Johnson & Johnson and Forum co-chair; Kaki Hinton, VP-advertising services, Pfizer; Perianne Grignon, director-media services, Sears, Roebuck & Co.