New York Life celebrates its relaunch by ringing the NYSE closing bell. (From l.) Pam Harris, associate publisher for marketing, Life; Mike Petrak, VP-marketing, Knight Ridder; Peter Bauer, publisher, Life; Robert G. Britz, president and co-chief operating officer, NYSE; Eileen Naughton, president, Time; Andrew Blau, president, Life; Bill Shapiro, managing editor, Life; Ann Moore, CEO, Time Inc.; Kirk MacDonald, CEO, Denver Newspaper Agency; Charles Kammerer, associate publisher, Life; Kristen Fairback, ad sales director, Life.
Lynchburg, Tenn. Field & Stream takes a break from competition at the Total Outdoorsman Challenge presented by Jack Daniel's. (From l.) Sean O'Sullivan, media supervisor, Universal McCann; Michael Cassidy, associate publisher-eastern advertising sales director, Field & Stream; Kerry Bianchi, associate publisher-director of marketing services, Field & Stream; Joe Rossman, distillery manager, Jack Daniel's.
Detroit "This Old House" celebrates its 25th anniversary with a national tour of Home Depot locations. (Front row, from l.) Vince Linnert, Glidden Paint; Kevin O'Connor, host, "This Old House"; Richard Trethewey, plumbing and heating expert, "This Old House"; Dan Robertson, VP-sales, This Old House Ventures. (Back row, from l.) Jim Caporuscio, senior brand manager, Liquid Nails; Dennis Wojcik, Glidden Paint; Eric Thorkilsen, president, This Old House Ventures; Ron Tarnowski, store manager, Home Depot's Canton, Mich. store.
Chicago National Black Public Relations Society holds its sixth annual Conference & Career Fair. (From l.) Pat Tobin, president, NBPRS; Terrie Williams, author and publicist; Alicia Evans, chapter president, Black Public Relations Society of Greater New York.
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