Brian Hoyt to director-public relations, consumer travel-Americas, Cendant Travel Distribution Services, Chicago, from corporate communication group at Time Warner's America Online.
Tim Cawley to senior VP-group creative director, Interpublic's Hill Holliday, Boston, from senior VP-group creative director, Interpublic's Mullen, Wenham, Mass.
Jeff Linder to VP-creative director, Interpublic's Draft, New York, from partner-creative director, WPP Group's JWT.
David Rolfe to senior VP-director of branded production, Omnicom Group's DDB, Chicago, from co-director of integrated production, Crispin Porter & Bogusky, Miami.
Kathy McCauley to senior VP-managing director, GM Planworks, a unit of Publicis Group's Starcom MediaVest Group, Chicago, from client-service director, WPP's MindShare, Chicago. Also: Patty Dugan to VP-media director from media director; Leah Herbert to VP-training director from training director; and Molly Marchese to VP-media director from media director.
Michelle Koruda to advertising sales account manager, TV Guide Publishing Group, from account manager, Meredith's Family Circle. Also: Amy Oelkers to fashion director from retail fashion manager at Conde Nast Publications' Glamour; and Kevin Carr to West Coast manager from Los Angeles sales manager, Meredith's Midwest Living and Ladies' Home Journal.
Obituary: Ted Shaker, a former chairman-CEO of Arbitron Ratings Co, died Aug. 17 in New Canaan, Conn. He was 83.