Paul Rittenberg to senior VP-advertising and market research, Fox News, New York, from VP-advertising sales. Also: Brian Lewis to senior VP-corporate communications from VP-media relations; and John Moody to senior VP-editorial, from VP-news editorial.
Jennifer Wallrapp and Lisa Welch-Nehring to VP-group account directors, GMO/Hill Holliday, San Francisco. Ms. Wallrapp was most recently management supervisor at TBWA/Chiat/Day, San Francisco. Ms. Welch-Nehring was most recently a group planning director at TBWA/Chiat/Day, San Francisco.
Chandra Years to executive director-marketing promotion and publicity, Twentieth Century Fox International Television, Los Angeles, from director-marketing, promotion and publicity.
Richard Loomis to VP-advertising and marketing, Comedy Central, New York, from VP-advertising and marketing, Nickelodeon/Nick at Nite, New York.
Marc Zand to senior VP-business affairs and development, Playboy International Television, Miami, from VP-business and legal affairs.
Michael Cole to VP, MTV Films, Santa Monica, Calif., from VP-Production, Miramax and Dimension Films, Los Angeles.
Sallie Fraenkel to senior VP-marketing and operations, program enterprises and distribution, Showtime Networks, New York, from VP-marketing and operations, program enterprises and distribution. Also, Dirk Van Dall to VP-digital video, from principal consultant-production operations group.
Liz Rioux to national advertising sales manager, Primedia's American Baby Group, New York, from East Coast advertising manager.
Gary Mayer to exec VP-database marketing and analysis, DataCo, Des Plaines, Ill., from VP-marketing and analysis, GE Financial Assurance Partnership Marketing Group, Richmond, Va.
Marcy Samet to executive VP-managing director, Gillespie, Princeton, N.J., from managing director of the company's direct marketing group.