Jim Kelly, 29, to VP-sales, Bertelsmann's BMG Strategic Marketing Group, New York, from VP-sales, V2 Records. Also: Jim Parham, 42, to senior director-national catalog sales from senior director-national catalog sales, Zomba Music Group.
Michael Darmanin, 31, to creative director, TeamHeavy, New York. Previously, he was free-lancing.
A. William Gasperoni to director-marketing, Gruner & Jahr USA's YM, New York, from acting director-sales promotion, AOL Time Warner's America Online. Also: Jennifer Cohen to director-event marketing from director-promotion and retail, Conde Nast Publishing's Vogue, New York.
Amy Maltese, 36, to VP-associate director, retail practices group, Omnicom Group's DDB Worldwide, Chicago, from associate director-retail practices group.
James McGuire, 39, to VP-creative director, Publicis Groupe's Williams-Labadie, Chicago, from creative director. Also: Suzanne Richards, 39, to creative director from creative group supervisor.
Heidi E. Lehmann, 33, to chief operating officer, Emerging Interest, New York, from VP-managing director.
Tanya Hernandez to VP-director of production services, Publicis Groupe's Chemistri, Troy, Mich., from director-creative services, Interpublic Group of Cos.' Hill, Holliday, Connors, Cosmopulos, San Francisco.
Lloyd Wolfe to creative director, Barefoot Advertising, Cincinnati, from creative director, Robley Marketing, Portland, Ore.
Kevyn Lloyd Aiken, 30, to marketing director, Conde Nast's Allure, New York, from director-sales development, Rodale's Organic Style and Organic Gardening.
Tara D'Andrea to group account supervisor, Integrated Communications, a unit of Interpublic's Lowe Healthcare, Parsippany, N.J., from group account supervisor, Interpublic's Torre Lazur Communications.