Kelly Mahoney, 44, to exec VP-relationship marketing, Interpublic Group of Cos.' Hill, Holliday, Connors, Cosmopulos, Boston, from senior VP-chief marketing officer, e-commerce, Staples.
Jim Hartrich to exec VP-group account director from group account director, Interpublic's Mullen, Wenham, Mass., from group account director. Also: George Rogers to exec VP-group account director from group account director and Sheila Leyne to exec VP-executive director, public relations, from executive director, public relations.
Susie Kricena, 34, to head of acquisitions, Comedy Central, New York, from manager-acquisitions. Comedy Central is a joint venture of Viacom and AOL Time Warner's Time Warner Entertainment.
Tracy Barrett to VP-affiliate advertising sales and distribution marketing, Lifetime Television, New York, from director-affiliate advertising sales and distribution. Also: Andie Kallinger to director-affiliate advertising sales and distribution marketing from manager, affiliate advertising sales and distribution. Lifetime is a joint venture of Hearst Corp. and Walt Disney Co.
Chris Brown to senior VP-business development, Gem Group, Atlanta, from VP-digital marketing.
Nicole Kaplan to VP-marketing and promotion, Magazine Publishers of America, New York, from consultant, Fathom Communications, a unit of Omnicom Group's DDB.
Mark Goldsmith to exec VP-sales, Titan Outdoor, New York, from manager-sales development, Knight Ridder.
Daniel Barnathan to exec VP-sales, marketing and promotion, 4Kids Entertainment's Fox Box, New York, from exec VP-sales and marketing, CBS Health Watch/Medscape.
Ralph V. Giuffre, 52, to senior VP-marketing, Wild Planet Toys, San Francisco, from senior VP-marketing, Sierra On-Line.