Ruth Parr to director-account planning, DDB Needham Worldwide, Dallas, from senior VP-worldwide planning director, Ogilvy & Mather, New York.
Katie deNourie to manager of public relations, Saab Cars USA, Norcross, Ga., from director of communications, ValuJet Airlines, Atlanta.
Named VPs at Mintz & Hoke, Avon, Conn.: Harry Hartofelis, executive art director; Bob Shamyer, director of marketing and media services: Dean Simmons, account supervisor; and Andrew Wood, account supervisor.
Neil Saunders to VP-director of planning, Citron Haligman Bedecarre, San Francisco, from senior account planner, Goldberg Moser O'Neill.
Sally Reinman to director of strategic planning, Saatchi & Saatchi Pacific, Torrance, Calif., from associate director.
Jim Litwak, 42, to exec VP-merchandising and marketing, Trans World Entertainment Corp., Albany N.Y., from senior VP-general merchandise manager, DFS Group Ltd.
Copyright January 1996 Crain Communications Inc.