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Michael Hess, 53, director-global research and communication insights, Omnicom Group's OMD Worldwide, New York, from senior VP, TNS-NFO. The position was vacated last year by Andrew Green.

Jim Horner to VP-national sales, Allied Domecq, Healdsburgh, Calif., from VP-sales and channel development, Nestle Corp.

Robert Davidowitz to publisher, Bauer Publishing USA's In Touch Weekly, Englewood Cliffs, N.J., from publisher, Rodale Sports Group.

David Liu to managing director-Beijing office, Interpublic Group of Cos.' Weber Shandwick, from general manager.

Juan Carlos Dalto, 39, to president-CEO, Groupe Danone's Dannon Co., Tarrytown, N.Y., from president-CEO, Danone Italia. He succeeds Thomas Kunz, 47, who take the post of exec VP-beverage and water division.

Art Slusark, 47, to VP-corporate communications and government relations, Meredith Corp., Des Moines, Iowa, from VP-corporate communications.

Norma Saulino Blatto, 45, to publisher, Meredith Corp.'s American Baby Group, New York, from associate publisher-marketing for the group.

Steven Aster, 47, to president-consumer marketing, Primedia's enthusiast media group, from exec VP-consumer magazines group.

Richard E. Khaleel to chief marketing officer, Bank of New York Co., New York, from chief creative marketing officer, Alliance Capital Management.

Barbara Newton to president, Reader's Digest Association's Reiman Publications, Greendale, Wis. She had previously been a consultant to the company. She succeeds J. Russell Denson, who is now president-CEO, Gruner & Jahr USA.

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