April 27, 2006

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Sylvia Lee to managing director, M&C Saatchi, Hong Kong from the same position at Leo Burnett Worldwide, Hong Kong. She succeeds Janice Chan, who resigned earlier this year | Rosanna Yu has resigned as managing director of McCann Erickson, Hong Kong | Wing Pepper to director, Asia/Pacific of McCann Worldgroup's MRM Worldwide division in Hong Kong from senior VP, Marketing Measurement Analytics in Wilton, Conn. | Beijing-based Mason Lin promoted to Euro RSCG's chairman, Greater China, a new position, from CEO. He will be succeeded by Shanghai-based Richard Tan, previously VP, China | Lee Huen Yee to managing director, Hong Kong & China at Grey Interactive. She succeeds Alice Tsui, who is relocating to the U.S. | Xian-Janseen appointed DMG to handle creative for it OTC stomach drug, Motilium, its largest brand in China, following a two-way pitch against the incumbent, Saatchi & Saatchi. The win is the second Xian-Janseen brand to be awarded to DMG this year, as it won the creative assignment for Gyno, also previously with Saatchi, earlier this year | Ng Fan, Kenny Choo, Murphy Chou and Kevin Lee to creative partners at Ogilvy & Mather, Shanghai. Previously, Mr. Ng was creative director, O&M, Hong Kong. Mr. Chou was exec creative director of O&M, Taipei, Mr. Choo was creative director, Leo Burnett, Shanghai and Mr. Lee was goup creative director at JWT, Shanghai | Chi Ka Wah to general manger, OMD Worldwide, Shanghai from the same position at ZenithOptimedia in Guangzhou. OMD also promoted Chong MayPeng from business director in Shanghai to general manager of OMD, Beijing| Time Warner 's Sports Illustrated will start a Chinese-language edition this fall for China. Published every two weeks, the magazine will cover basketball, soccer and other sports that will be major events in the 2008 Olympic Games to be held in Beijing.

Upcoming Events 

May 10-11, 2006 - The Asia Pacific Music Forum: Music Matters
The Four Seasons, Hong Kong

May 19, 2006 - CCTV CEO Brand Summit: Winning in China
Peking University ? China Centre for Economic Research

May 23, 2006 - Creating Valuable Cities
Island Shangri-La, Hong Kong

May 24-25, 2006 - Asia-Pacific Marketing and Communication Conference: Maximizing Branding and Communication Strategies for Asia
Shangri-La Hotel, Hong Kong

June 4"7, 2006 - Worldwide Multi Media Measurement (Esomar)
JW Marriott, Shanghai

June 8-9, 2006 - The China Forum (Esomar)
JW Marriott, Shanghai

June 26-27, 2006 - Global Automotive Manufacturing and the Role of China
Great Wall Sheraton, Beijing

June 27-28, 2006 - Youth Marketing Forum China 2006
Moganshan Lu, Shanghai

June 30, 2006 - China Mobile Video/TV Forum 2006
State Guest Hotel, Beijing

July 11-13, 2006
- Next Gen Advertising 2006
Conrad Hotel Hong Kong

November 1-3, 2006 - BusinessWeek/China CEO Forum
Beijing (venue to be announced)

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