NEW YORK: Le Cirque 2000 was the location for a breakfast discussion on interactive marketing hosted by America Online for advertising folk. Enjoying the interchange were (far l. photo, l. to r.): Jocelyn Griffin, associate media director, Modem Media; Paul Ahern, senior VP, DDB Interactive; and Molly Ford, VP for AOL's AOL.com. Also (near l. photo, l. to r.): Steve Grubbs, exec VP-national TV buying, BBDO Worldwide; and Bob Pittman, president-chief operating officer, AOL.
NEW YORK: The American Marketing Association presented Edison awards for career contributions to marketing at the Marriott Marquis Hotel recently. Accepting the honors were Reuben Mark, chairman-CEO, Colgate-Palmolive Co., and Martha Stewart, chairman, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia.
NEW YORK: SonicNet celebrated the Web site's recent relaunch with a party at the New Media & Arts Center. Among the music, film, media and technology folk who enjoyed the party for TCI Music's online music network were (l. to r.): Scott Bonn, exec VP-sales and marketing, SonicNet; Todd Avella, assistant director of national broadcasting, TeleVest; and Jeff Elgart, VP-advertising and sales, The Box.