James Moore, exec VP-Publicis Groupe's Leo Burnett Co., adds oversight of Chemistri, Troy, Mich., to his duties. The CEO post at the agency has been vacant since June 2004 and won't be filled, a spokeswoman said.
Russell Lambrecht, 41, to group creative director-copywriter, Omnicom Group's GSD&M, Austin, Texas, from copywriter. Also: John Trahar, 37, to group creative director-art director from art director.
Hally Bayer, 32, to VP-promotion, Scholastic Book Clubs, New York, from VP-planning and development, Viacom's Nickelodeon/MTV Networks.
Barbara Bekkedahl, 45, to director-national advertising sales, Gospel Music Channel, Atlanta and New York, from exec VP-advertising sales, News Corp.'s Family Channel/Fox Family/ABC Family Worldwide.
Paula Ausick to senior VP-director of strategy and planning, Havas' Euro RSCG 4D, Chicago, from director-brand equities, Interpublic Group of Cos.' Foote, Cone & Belding, Chicago.
Peter Sealey, CEO, Los Altos Group, to board of directors, independent Butler, Shine, Stern & Partners, Sausalito, Calif.
John Smith to group VP-global product planning, General Motors Corp., Detroit, from group VP-sales, service and marketing in North America. Also: Mark LaNeve to VP-sales, service and marketing in North America from VP-marketing and advertising in North America; Brent Dewar to VP-marketing and advertising in North America from marketing general manager-Chevrolet.
Ingrid Bernstein to senior VP-creative director, iDeutsch, a unit of Interpublic Group of Cos.' Deutsch, from senior VP-director of creative and strategy. Also: Jurene Fremstad to senior VP-associate director of account planning, Deutsch, from senior VP-account planner. Also: Erica Schnall, senior VP-director of account management from senior VP-group account director.