NEW YORK: The American Advertising Federation's District Two honored Dawn Hudson (2nd l.), senior VP-strategy and marketing of Pepsi-Cola North America, as the group's Best Marketing-Advertising Person in the East at a reception at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel. Offering their congratulations to Ms. Hudson are (from l.): AAF President Wally Snyder; Phil Dusenberry, chairman of Pepsi agency BBDO Worldwide, New York; and Joanne Davis, president, Joanne Davis Consulting.
NEW YORK: Hearst Magazines' Marie Claire entertained guests with a party at Fessen with actor Alan Cumming, featured in the monthly's May issue. Joining Mr. Cumming are Marie Claire Editor in Chief Glenda Bailey (c.) and fashion designer Nicole Miller.
NEW YORK: VH1 advertising sales hosted a reception for advertisers and agency folk prior to a taping at the theater at Madison Square Garden. Posing for a photo are (from l.): Harvey K. Ganot, president, MTV Networks Advertising Sales Worldwide; Tom Winner, media director, Wieden & Kennedy; and Leslie Leventman, senior VP-creative services, MTV Networks.
PHOENIX: Gathered at the Arizona Biltmore for the annual meeting of the newly rechristened American Business Media are (from l.) Gerald Keller, Barbara Keller, Lesly Berger, Brad Berger, Gene Nadel and Ilene Nadel.