Val DiFebo, 41, to general manager, Interpublic Group of Cos.' Deutsch, New York, from managing partner-director of client services.
Rich Moore, 48, to president-technology practice, Edelman, San Francisco, from venture partner, Battery Ventures.
Elisabeth Starkman, 34, to VP-account management, IAG, New York, from director-customer acquisitions and e-business solutions, Dun & Bradstreet.
Samara Farber Mormar to director-corporate communications, Time Inc.'s Time4Media, New York, from account director-Corbin & Associates.
John French, 47, to exec VP, business magazines and media, Primedia, Kansas City, Mo., from senior VP-sales operations.
Sean Flanagan to VP-worldwide publisher, National Geographic, New York, from associate publisher. Also: Steve Middleton to sales manager-international editions, from sales director, Time Inc.'s Fortune; and Dave Middis to area sales manager, British Isles edition, from David Todd Associates. Messrs. Middleton and Middis will be based in London.
Wassihun Alemayhu to VP-research, InChord Communications, Columbus, Ohio, from director-global marketing research, Pharmacia Corp.
Chris Petersen, 25, to senior manager, FirstFireworks Group, Los Angeles, from account manager.
Sandra Duncan to publisher, Scholastic's Scholastic Early Childhood Today Magazine, New York, from associate publisher.
Nathalie Wilson, 37, to VP-brand strategy and research, Yamamoto Moss, Minneapolis, from director-strategic planning, Matthews/Mark, San Diego.
Dean Heller, 32, to marketing manager-Northeast region, Taylor Nelson Sofres' NFO WorldGroup, Northwood, Ohio, from account executive.