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John Alden, 54, to vice chairman, United Parcel Service, Atlanta, from senior VP-business development. He succeeds James Kelly, who moves to chairman-CEO, succeeding Kent Nelson, who will retire at yearend.

Carlos Ghosn, 42, to corporate exec VP, Renault, Paris, a new position, from chairman and president-CEO, Michelin North America, Greenville, S.C.

Paul Izenstark and John Coyne to senior VP-group account directors, Rogge Effler & Partners, Los Angeles, from VP-account director and VP-management supervisor, respectively.

Jean Robaire to senior VP-associate creative director, Martin Creative L.A., Los Angeles, a new unit of Martin Agency, Richmond, Va., from a consultant.

Al Ovadia to senior VP-worldwide promotions, Equity Marketing, Los Angeles, from president, News America FSI.

Jim Olen, 32, Adam Owett, 38, and Jeff Williamson, 46, to senior VP-group creative directors, Partners & Shevack, New York. Previously, Messrs. Olen and Owett were VP-associate creative directors; Mr. Williamson was senior VP-associate creative director.

Eric Belcher to senior VP-ad sales, American Cybercast, Marina Del Rey, Calif., from western division sales director, USA Today, Los Angeles and San Francisco.

Jerry Boyle to senior VP-associate director of broadcast production, Saatchi & Saatchi Advertising, New York, from VP-executive producer. Also: Ron Weber to senior VP, overseeing production on the Procter & Gamble Co. business, from senior producer.

Gary Shapiro to senior VP-marketing, Triumph Films, Culver City, Calif., from president, Shapiro & Associates consultancy, Los Angeles.

Bartley Crocker Green, 38, to VP-advertising, San Francisco Newspaper Agency, a previously vacant position, from ad director.


H. Jack Lang, founder of H. Jack Lang Co., a precursor agency of Cleveland's Liggett-Stashower, died Aug. 30 in Cleveland Heights, Ohio. A member of the Cleveland Ad Hall of Fame, he was 92.

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