James Murphy to chief executive of WPP Group's Rainey Kelly Campbell Roalfe/ Y&R, London, from managing director, following the resignation, effective April 2005, of M.T. Rainey and Jim Kelly as chairman-chief executive, respectively (AA, Oct. 25).
Peter Ignazi and Carlos Moreno to copywriter and art director at New York-based independent agency Amalgamated, from the same titles at Omnicom Group's Downtown Partners, Toronto, where they headed Labatt Breweries' Bud Light account, including the Bud Light Institute. The two will work on Amalgamated clients from Toronto, where they hope to eventually open a Canadian office for Amalgamated if they can attract Canadian accounts.
Hubertus von Lobenstein, 39, to CEO-chief operating officer of Omnicom's TBWA Germany, Duesseldorf, on Jan. 1, after less than a year as managing partner at Omnicom's BBDO Germany, Duesseldorf.
Manfred Schueller, 54, to CEO, Publicis Groupe's Publicis Germany, Frankfurt, from general manager and partner at Interpublic Group of Cos.' Springer & Jacoby.