Veronica Sheehan to senior VP-network operations, Turner Broadcasting System's Turner Entertainment Group, Atlanta, from VP-operations and general programming, Turner Studios.
Stephen Plumlee, 45, to exec VP-chief operating officer, Interpublic Group of Cos.' R/GA, New York, from exec VP-production. Also, John Antinori, 41, to senior VP-managing director-promotion, from managing director-production.
Ricardo Gartner, 48, to VP-business development of multimedia markets, Firefly Creative, Atlanta, from VP-sales, Metromedia, Toronto.
Matt Dowshen, 35, to senior VP-group account director, Interpublic Group of Cos.' Deutsch, New York, from senior partner-director in charge, WPP Group's JWT, New York. He will head the Ikea, Novartis Global's Zelnorm and Diovan accounts. Also, Lisa Zakarin, 43, to senior VP-associate director, iDeutsch, New York, from senior VP-group management director, Interpublic's FCBi.
Bill Van Epps to president-USA, Papa John's International, Louisville, Ky., from chief operating officer. In the newly created position he will oversee domestic restaurant operations, brand marketing and restaurant development, and will continue to oversee the U.K. operations until an international division president is hired.
Kerry Harris to exec VP-general manager, Interpublic Group of Cos.' Weber Shandwick, Toronto, from VP-senior advisor, Level 5 Strategic Brand Advisors.
Melissa Fallon, 30, to VP-television and emerging media, Omnicom Group's Davie-Brown Entertainment, Los Angeles, from executive director-television entertainment marketing.
Cory Shields to exec VP-communications, NBC Universal, New York, from senior VP-corporate communications, Sony BMG Music Entertainment.