New York General Motors Corp.'s John Middlebrook (l.), VP-general manager of brand marketing and corporate advertising, and Michael Browner (r.), executive director-media and marketing operations, flank Olympic speed skating gold medalist John Shea at the Television Bureau of Advertising's Annual Marketing Conference.
New York ESPN The Magazine helps Burger King Corp. celebrate the 45th anniversary of the Whopper. (From l.) Patti McTeague, senior sales representative, ESPN The Magazine; Rick Dow, senior VP-marketing programs and sales, Burger King; Michael Strahan, New York Giants defensive end; Chris Clouser, chief global marketing officer, Burger King.
Los Angeles The newest breed of Whammy makes an appearance with the Lakers Girls at a Los Angeles Lakers game to promote "Whammy-The All New Press Your Luck," which premieres April 15 on the Game Show Network.
New York Newsweek holds a screening of "Harrison's Flowers," a fictional movie about Newsweek photojournalists covering war in the former Yugoslavia. (From l.) Mark Ingall, director of global strategic media, Citigroup; Andie MacDowell, actress; Sarah Harbutt, director of photography, Newsweek; Mark Updegrove, U.S. publisher, Newsweek.
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