Bob Rath to creative director, Ad Workshop, Lake Placid, New York, from VP-creative director, Publicis Groupe's Leo Burnett USA, Chicago.
Gana Vishwanath to media coordinator, Campbell Group, Baltimore, from communication manager, WPP Group's Young & Rubicam Mediaedge:cia, Chicago.
Kyle Good, 52, to VP-corporate communications and media relations from director-communications, Children's Defense Fund, New York.
Helene Rosenblum, 39, to senior VP-group account director, Interpublic Group of Cos.' Draft, Chicago from senior VP-group account director, Leo Burnett.
Maureen Taxter to senior VP-retail and new business development, Viacom's Nickelodeon, New York, from VP-licensing, Nickelodeon consumer products. Also: Steve Youngwood to senior VP-media products, from VP-media products.
Luca Penati , 40, to general manager, Edelman, Mountain View, Calif., from acting general manager.
Chris Wynne, 38, to president, AdForum.com, New York, from VP-business development, VeriSign Payment Services.
Jennifer Frommer to director-marketing, Vibe/Spin Ventures' Spin, New York, from strategic market and talent consultant, Primedia's Seventeen.
Jay Giesen, 47, to creative director, Blattner Brunner, Pittsburgh, from principal-creative director, the Pittsburgh Agency.
Katey Patrizio to marketing manager, Arthur Frommer's Budget Travel, New York, from promotion manager, Meredith's Ladies Home Journal.
Debbie Amsden, 47, to director-broadcast production, Burrell, Chicago, from senior producer.