Craig Patterson to president of WPP Group's JWT Tech, San Jose, Calif., succeeding Russ Fujioka, 39, who continues as chairman. Mr. Fujioka recently added duties as chairman of Synergy@JWT.
Ethel Stephens to director-broadcast business affairs, Omnicom Group's Tracy Locke Partnership, from director-broadcast business affairs at sibling shop DDB, Dallas. Also: Bill Wine to director-broadcast production from VP-executive producer at Bcom3 Group's D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles, St. Louis.
Ryan Vero, exec VP, OfficeMax's OfficeMax.com/Direct, assumes additional responsibility for marketing and advertising as well as merchandising. Mr. Vero replaces Gene O'Donnell, exec VP-category management and marketing, who now will handle other merchandising tasks.
Susan Chung, 36, to senior VP-group account director in Relationship Marketing, Hill Holliday/New York, a unit of Interpublic's Hill, Holliday, Connors, Cosmopulos, from group account director, Havas Advertising's Messner Vetere Berger McNamee Schmetterer/Euro RSCG, New York.
Gerardo Lopez to senior VP, Handleman Co., and president of Handleman Entertainment Resources, Troy, Mich., from senior VP-general manager.
Janine Perkal, 45, to VP-management supervisor for the Northern West Coast office, Source Communications, Hackensack, N.J., from director-advertising and creative services, E! Entertainment Television.
Arun Sinha, 39, to VP-chief marketing officer, Pitney Bowes, Stamford, Conn., from CEO of Agorux.
Howard Homonoff, 42, to VP-business affairs, Rainbow Media Holdings, Jericho, N.Y., from VP-general manager for CNBC Strategic Ventures and CNBC/Dow Jones Business Video.
Ken Krasner, 40, to managing director-media and entertainment, Marketing Services Group, New York, from president and co-founder, Electric Artists.
Keith Kane to director-sales and marketing, Youth Marketing International, Monroe, Conn., from VP-integrated ad sales, College Television Network. Also: Sonia Zurita to manager-business development, from director-promotions and sponsorship sales and director-incentive marketing, 24/7 Media.