Preston D. Huston retired from the post of chairman, Associated Advertising Agency, Wichita, Kan.
Bruce Levine to exec VP, Admine, Herndon, Va., from VP-strategy.
Michelle Waxman, 31, to VP-sales, E-Poll, Encino, Calif., from director-entertainment network affiliate sales, Popmail Network, Los Angeles. Also Ken Healy, 39, to VP-product development from VP, Snap Software, New York.
Susan Hummel to VP-programming and acquisitions, Comedy Central, New York, from director-programming and acquisitions.
Eric Pooley, 41, to Nation editor, Time, from chief political correspsondent. He replaces Assistant Managing Editor Priscilla Painton, who will oversee the Society and Arts sections.
Mary Bridget Gielow to VP, Simons Michelson Zieve Advertising, Troy, Mich., from management supervisor. Also: Pam Renusch to VP from management supervisor. Both retain their former duties.
Janet Rolle to VP-program enterprises, VH1, New York, from director of marketing and new media, HBO Home Video. Also Mary Kallaher to VP-business strategy and development, from, president-CEO, Axecenter.com.
Richard J. Daniels, 43, to president, Globe Newspaper Co., Boston, from senior VP-planning and operations. He succeeds William B. Huff, 50, who is retiring.
Joseph M. Bilotta to chief operating officer, Buckley Broadcasting, Greenwich, Conn., from VP-general manager, radio sales.
Bill "Tex" Oechsler to president, Hanon McKendry, Grand Rapids, Mich., from head of strategic planning.
Geri Wang to senior VP-primetime sales, ABC Television Network, New York, from VP. Also: Cynthia Ponce to senior VP-news sales, from VP-news sales; and Gary Montanus, senior VP-the Disney Kids Network, from exec VP-content acquisition and advertising sales, Microcast, Danbury, Conn.
John W. Bolan to publisher, Expedia Travels magazine, from associate publisher.
Victor Jones to VP, The Marketing Store Worldwide, Westmont, Ill., from managing director, Images USA, Charlotte, N.C.
Eric Morse to VP-marketing and communications, CIBCWorld Markets, New York, from managing director, CIBC Oppenheimer.