Mark Beeching, 43, to global executive creative director for Digitas, from executive creative director, Digitas New York.
Kerry Dyer, 42, to VP-advertising director, U.S. News & World Report, New York, from VP-East Coast sales director. Also: Ian Keller ,40, to VP-East Coast sales director from VP-East Coast sales manager; and Lisa Rapp, 32, to sales manager-New York, from account manager.
Noel Gladstone, 44, to VP-research and development, Viacom's MTV Networks Latin America, Miami, from research consultant, Viva & Viva Music Plus, Cologne, Germany.
Dan Gbur to director-interactive department, Interpublic's Mullen, Pittsburgh, from management supervisor.
Brian Gies to VP-marketing impact, Burger King Corp., Miami, from senior director-youth and family marketing. Also: Cindy Syracuse to senior director-sponsorships and promotions from senior director-national promotions; Gillian Smith to senior director-media and global collaboration from director-media and interactive; Mike Kappitt to VP-consumer insights and strategic planning, from senior director-performance analysis. He succeeds Glad Markunas, who has left the company. Also: John Schaufelberger to senior director-product marketing from VP-marketing, Arby's; Dawn Foster to director-product marketing from manager-product marketing; and Andy Bonaparte to senior director-advertising and multicultural marketing from senior director-advertising and ethnic marketing.