Interpublic Group of Cos.' DraftWorldwide named three new hires in its Chicago and New York offices. Arnel Kasmally, 31, to VP-account director on the U.S. Postal Service account in Chicago, from VP-account director at sibling Foote, Cone & Belding Worldwide, Chicago. In New York: Patricia Berry, 42, to VP-group director, strategic planning and research from exec VP-planning director at sibling Lowe, New York; Leslie Foley-McDonald, 34, to senior VP-account director on Verizon Communications from management director-partner, Dirty Water Integrated, New York.
James Ellis, 55, to newly created position of VP-brand management, Tribune Company, Chicago, from VP-group operations.
Cathy Breen Austermann to account manager, Meredith Corp.'s Better Homes and Gardens, New York, from New York sales manager, Time Inc.'s Sports Illustrated for Women.
Ted Tsandes to partner, Boede & Partners, Salt Lake City, from creative director.
Jeffrey Shapiro to executive director of retail sales and promotions, Sony Pictures Consumer Products, Culver City, Calif., from sales promotions, Sony Pictures' Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment.
Lee Golden to beauty and fashion director, Rodale's Organic Style, New York, from fashion manager, Hearst Magazines' Cosmopolitan.
Howard Mittman to New York ad manager, Time 4 Media's Popular Science, New York, from account manager, Time Inc.'s Mutual Funds magazine.
Ron Suter to senior VP-general manager, Vivendi Universal Entertainment's Universal Television Distribution Canada, Toronto, from VP-general manager. Mr. Suter was also named a senior VP of Universal Studios Canada.