John Fitzgerald, 54, to president and chief operating officer at Interpublic Group of Cos.' Mullen/LHC, Winston-Salem, N.C., from Growth Solutions Group, a consulting group in Westport, Conn. The presidency had been vacant since January. Mullen/LHC had no chief operating officer previously.
Susan Lunden, 42, to senior VP-general manager, Time4 Media, New York, from general manager. Also: Denise Anderman, 42, to publishing director of Popular Science properties, from publisher, Scientific American.
Peter Young, 48, to editor, The New York Times Upfront, New York, from executive editor of Knight Ridder's The Monterey County Herald. Upfront is co-published by Scholastic Inc. and The New York Times Inc.
James Malatesta to VP-creative director of branded entertainment, Hypnotic, New York, from VP-content development, WatchPoint Media. Also: Dayna Lustig to VP-distribution, from VP-programming enterprises, Unapix Entertainment; Douglas Scott to VP-marketing, from exec VP-general manager, Hollywood Stock Exchange.
Darren D. Fisher to director of business development, Icon Media Direct, Sherman Oaks, Calif., from VP-media director, Koeppel Direct.
Patty Sins to director of marketing, News Corp.'s Fox News Channel, New York, from director of marketing, ClickThings.
Jody Brockway to VP-development and production, Carlton International Media Group's Carlton America, Studio City, Calif., from VP-miniseries and motion pictures for television, General Electric Co.'s NBC Entertainment.
Jon Andrade, 42, to advertising sales manager, Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing's Ser Padres, New York, from account manager, Parade.
Peter L. May, 40, to VP-entertainment for Primedia Business Magazines and Media, New York, from VP-group publisher, CMP Media's Network Magazine.
Gail Belmuth to VP-global corporate communications, International Flavors and Fragrances, New York, from chief operating officer, Banner McBride.