New York Times Co. Magazine Group said Keith M. Levitt was named chief operating officer, a new post, from senior VP-finance and administration. Mr. Levitt will continue to report to Magazine Group President-CEO James W. FitzGerald. In other executive moves, Robert L. Maxon was promoted to senior VP-group publisher, Golf Co., including Golf Digest
, Golf World
, Golf Digest Women
and Golf Course Living
, a new post, from VP-group publisher. Mr. Maxon will report to Mr. Levitt. Kenneth W. Watson, VP-consumer marketing, whose title remains unchanged, will oversee Golf Digest Schools and Golf Digest Edison Driving Range and Learning Center in addition to his consumer marketing responsibilities. Robert A. Sauerberg Jr. becomes VP-finance, a new position, from VP-controller.
Copyright May 1998, Crain Communications Inc.