AMELIA ISLAND, FLA.: Attending the opening reception of the Association of National Advertisers' annual conference last week at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel were (l. to r.): Douglas B. Cox, VP-director of marketing services and corporate communications, SmithKline Beecham Consumer Healthcare; Roz Fink; and Michael Fink, VP-general manager of business and marketing development, Block Drug Co.
NEW YORK: The Advertising Club of New York and Prevention sponsored the Growing Self-Care Movement Conference recently held at New York's Marriott Marquis. Seen here (l. to r.): David Yeung, director of corporate nutrition, H.J. Heinz Co.; Ed Slaughter, director of market research, Rodale Press; Carla Loffredo, senior partner, director of brand communications, J. Walter Thompson USA, and president of the adclub; and Everette Fortner, VP-managing director Nabisco.'s functional foods unit.
BIG BEAR LAKE, CALIF.: Times Mirror Magazines and Nissan North America hosted a day of mountain biking and rock climbing at Snow Summit Mountain Resort as part of an integrated marketing package the two developed. Among those participating (l. to r.): Warren Schaffer, director, TBWA/Chiat/Day, and Andy Amill, VP-corporate sales, Times Mirror Magazines.
NEW YORK: Publishing executives gathered at the "21" Club to mark the release of a research survey on the size of the custom publishing industry, sponsored by the Magazine Publishers of America's Custom Publishing Council. Attendees included (l. to r.): Don Kummerfeld, president, MPA; Ellen Romanow, senior VP-general manager, CIO, and co-chairman of CPC; and Simon Kelly, president, Fluent