Tony Imperato to associate publisher, Meredith Corp.'s Ladies' Home Journal, New York, from VP-associate publisher, Gemstar-TV Guide's TV Guide. Also: Diane Papazian to associate publisher-advertising, Meredith's Family Circle, from Eastern advertising director, Prevention; and Cindy Hack to advertising director, Fitness, from fashion and sales development, Fairchild Publications' W.
Steven Banner to senior VP-manager, digital project management, Interpublic Group of Cos.' Campbell-Ewald, Warren, Mich., from director, Attensity Corp., Palo Alto, Calif. Also: Deborah Hart and James Holt join the shop in added VP positions, respectively from Ajilon and LogicaCMG, both Southfield. Brian Phelps, 29, and Dawn Price were promoted to VPs.
Connie Birdsall, Peter Dixon, Suzanne Hogan, Richard Wilke and Rick Wise to join Lippincott Mercer's executive committee. Ms. Birdsall is senior partner-creative director for design. Mr. Dixon is senior partner-creative director and head of retail design. Mr. Wilke is senior partner-director of new business; Mr. Wise is senior partner-director of brand strategy; and Ms. Hogan is senior partner-chief operating officer.
Christopher "Chip" Hoyt to exec VP-managing partner 141 Shopper, a unit of WPP Group's 141 Worldwide, New York, from senior VP-account management, Marketing Drive Worldwide.
Belinda Brennan to senior VP, Interpublic Group of Cos.' Momentum Worldwide, Atlanta, from management consultant, Coca-Cola Co.'s German division. Also: Scott Melton to group creative director from group creative director, St. Louis office; and Michael Miller to business development director from exec VP, Championship Group.
Kristin Brown to VP-communications, Discovery Networks' TLC, Silver Spring, Md., from VP-talent relations, strategy and development.