San Francisco The Northern California Broadcasters Association presents its Top of the Dial Awards. (Front row, from l.) Glenn Higgins, director of media services, SBC Communications; John Allebrand, VP-marketing, Cal Fed Bank. (Back row, from l.) Tom Martz, president, NCBA; Charles N. Huggins, president, See's Candies; Jim Stokes, president, J. Stokes & Associates; Bob Hoffman, CEO, Hoffman/Lewis Advertising.
Chicago Entertainment Weekly and Discover Card host an event to celebrate the House of Blues' 10-year anniversary. (From l.) Kiki Handlan, senior marketing associate, Discover Financial Services; Scott Liss, account manager, Entertainment Weekly; Jakob Dylan, singer, Wallflowers; Erin Betcher, media supervisor, Discover Financial Services.
New York Advertising Age and The Advertising Club hold a luncheon and panel discussion about best practices for developing integrated marketing plans. (From l.) Michael Drexler, CEO, Optimedia International; Jed Savage, general manager-sales, Microsoft's MSN; Brad Simmons, VP-media services, Unilever; Joanne Davis, board member, The Advertising Club; Tom Sperry, president, Atlas DMT; John Partilla, managing director, Brand Buzz; Scott Donaton, editor, Advertising Age.
New York Youth marketing company 360 Youth holds an upfront event introducing its on-campus media network. (From l.) Heather Wagner, product manager/domestic and international, Music World Music; Nicole Mitchell, strategic marketing specialist, Music World Music; Solange Knowles, Columbia Records/Music World Music recording artist; Derek White, exec VP, 360 Youth; Matthew Knowles, president-CEO, Music World Music and father of Solange Knowles; Matt Diamond, CEO, Alloy (owner of 360 Youth).
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