MIAMI: Enjoying a cocktail at the reception for media planners at the Sheraton Bal Harbour Hotel during the APG/Four A's 1997 Account Planning Conference were (l. to r.): Tom Carroll, partner, Messner Vetere Berger McNamee Schmetterer/Euro RSCG; Adam Stagliano, president and account planning director, Weiss Whitten Stagliano; and Michael Carroll, account supervisor, DDB Needham Worldwide.
NEW YORK: Sports Illustrated hosted an Olympic Winter Games marketing and communications workshop for sponsors, members of the Nagano Organizing Committee and the International Olympic Committee at the Time-Life Building. Attending were (l. to r.): Merrill Squires, publishing director, Sports Illustrated International; Akio Yoshida, director-PR department, and Meg Terada, media relations officer, both of NAOC; Rosemary Windsor-Williams, VP-Olympic and corporate events, United Parcel Service; and Yutaka Ohta, manager-public relations, NAOC.
MIAMI: Account planners arrived at the Sheraton Bal Harbour for the APG/Four A's 1997 Account Planning Conference, sponsored by Account Planning Group and the American Association of Advertising Agencies. Enjoying an evening cocktail party during the meeting were these agency folk, all account planners (l. to r.): Lee Daley, Amster Yard; Cynthia Bates, Ogilvy & Mather; Karen Slade, Merkley Newman Harty; and Suzanne Marks, Colby, Effler & Partners.
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CALIF.: Le Colonial restaurant was the site of a luncheon hosted by Live! for advertisers. Exchanging greetings were (l. to r.): Mike Perdogao, VP-account supervisor, Dailey & Associates; Alex Van Lang, associate media director, McCann-Erickson Worldwide; Peter Riherd, account manager, and Pat O'Brien, columnist at Live! and a sportscaster for CBS; and George Savage, partner, Kalis & Savage.
NEW YORK: Men's Journal held an urban golf outing in Bryant Park that included a golf clinic and golf fashion preview. Waiting to get some tips on their swings (l. to r.): Rich Antoniello, New England account manager, Men's Journal; Liz Coletto, marketing assistant, and Christine Ianniello, marketing director, both