Mark Buttitta resigned from Wells Rich Greene BDDP, New York, as exec VP-media director to become a partner of Media First International, New York, an independent media services company founded two years ago by former J. Walter Thompson Co. media director Richard Kostyra. Executives close to Mr. Buttitta said the move had nothing to do with some of the recent problems at Wells.Mr. Buttitta succeeds Mark Stewart, who left Media First recently to become exec VP-media director of McCann-Erickson, New York. He will oversee all media for Media First's flagship Northwest Airlines account.
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