Detroit The GM Planworks team sweeps the races at Popular Mechanics' Motor City Challenge. The Popular Mechanics "University" hosts ad clients and agencies throughout the year, teaching them skills like skydiving and rock climbing. (From l.) Keith Hamilton, media supervisor-GM Corporate, GM Planworks; Max Hendrix, media planner- MPG/Pontiac, GM Planworks; Tom Marciw, media supervisor-Hummer, GM Planworks; Larry Lantzy, Detroit advertising manager, Popular Mechanics.
Aberdeen, Md. Baltimore Oriole Cal Ripken Jr. presents the Sports Illustrated for Kids Most Outstanding Player Award. (From l.) Nestor Lopez Zamora, recipient of the award; Mr. Ripken; Lauren Palmer, sales development director, Sports Illustrated for Kids; Michael Northrop, senior editor, Sports Illustrated for Kids.
Los Angeles Ebony Listening Lounge presents Erykah Badu at one of the magazine's listening sessions. (From l.) Raquel Crayton, marketing manager, Ebony; Kedar Massenburg, president-CEO, Universal/Motown Records Group; Ms. Badu; Barbara E. Rudd, VP-western advertising director, Ebony; Lynn M. Scott, marketing director, Motown.
New York Ed Erhardt (l.), president of ESPN ABC Sports Customer Marketing and Sales, and Mike Snyder, president of ADT Security Services, are on hand as the two companies reach a three-year agreement for ADT to be premier sponsor of ESPN ABC Sports and the American Football Coaches Association college football programming .
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