Art Mellor to exec VP-executive creative director, BBDO Worldwide, Atlanta, a vacant post, from exec VP-senior creative director, BBDO Worldwide, New York. In the Atlanta office, acting creative chief Ellen Curtis left the agency.
OgilvyOne North America Chairman-CEO Wendy P. Riches to Hasbro, Pawtucket, R.I., as expected, where she was named president, global direct marketing and e-commerce, a new post.
James Vander Putten, 45, to senior VP-consulting operations, Lieber Levett Koenig Farese Babcock, New York, an integrated communications firm, a new post, from director of direct marketing and database development, Philip Morris USA.
James Ebron to the new post of exec VP-group publisher from exec VP-sales management at BET Publishing Group, New York.
At J. Walter Thompson, New York: Lori Isola to senior partner-group broadcast director from VP-associate director of national broadcast and network program supervision, DDB Needham Worldwide, New York, and Madeline Miller to senior partner-worldwide account planning director, from director of account planning, Grace & Rothschild, New York.
Pillsbury U.K. Managing Director Martin Jamieson, who also is in charge of the Haagen-Dazs brand across Europe, was named president of Pillsbury Canada, Toronto, effective Aug. 10. He succeeds Brian A. Mirsky. No successor for Mr. Jamieson was named.
Henry Lawson to worldwide president-chief operating officer, Donovan Data Systems, New York and London, from chief executive of the company's European operations, London. He succeeds David Solomon, named to the new post of vice chairman, who will be based in New York.
Michael D. Gallivan, president-CEO of Harris & Love Advertising and Public Relations, Salt Lake City, named chairman of the board of Worldwide Partners, an alliance of 90 independent agencies.
Nana Mensah to president-chief operating officer, Long John Silver's Restaurants, Lexington, Ky., from exec VP. John Cranor remains president-CEO of the 1,200-unit seafood chain.
Carol E. Campbell to associate publisher, Bon Appetit, New York, from advertising director. Ms. Campbell succeeds Ilene G. Rapkin.
Copyright June 1998, Crain Communications Inc.