Rick Ashcroft, 47, to VP-retail industry sales, Vertis, Baltimore, from VP-sales in the company's North Haven, Conn., office. He will remain in the North Haven office. Also: Evan Gelber, 44, to director-sales for Vertis Advertising Production Services, New York and Connecticut, from acting managing director; and Brian Manahan, 41, to sales manager-Midwest, Vertis Advertising Production Services, from regional sales manager, West Group.
Jack Lynch, 36, to VP-account director, Publicis Groupe's Frankel, Chicago, from VP-DraftDigital, Chicago, a unit of Interpublic Group of Cos' Draft.
Carole Johnson to senior VP-marketing, Monster Worldwide, Maynard, Mass., from VP-business services for Gillette. She succeeds Peter Blacklow, who left the company in January.
Jonathan Isaacs, 34, to exec VP-creative director, Merkley Newman Harty Partners MNH Healthworks, New York, from senior VP-creative director.
Catherine Jaccodine ,37, to publisher, Modern Bride Connection, a unit of Conde Nast Publications' Bridal Group, New York, from general manager-online properties, Bridal Group. She succeeds Steve Portnoy, who is leaving to pursue other interests.
Jennifer Lewi to VP-marketing, BBC America, Bethesda, Md., from VP-management supervisor, Publicis Groupe's Saatchi & Saatchi, New York.
Joel Feld to exec VP-production, CSTV: College Sports Television, New York, from president-executive producer, Clear Channel Entertainment Television.
Susan Baron to publisher, Meredith Corp.'s American Baby Group, New York, from managing director-integrated marketing.
Howard Van Lenten, 56, to senior VP- Doremus & Co., New York, from associate creative director-senior copywriter. Also: Jeff Derringer, 31, to VP-director of studio services from director of studio services.