NEW YORK: Attending the Radio-Mercury Awards 2000 at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel (from l.): Bob Liggett, chairman, Liggett Broadcasting; Bill Burton, president, Detroit Radio Advertising Group; Jerry Lee, president, WEAZ-FM; and John Shaker, senior VP-licensing, BMI.
LAS VEGAS: Vanity Fair hosted a dinner at the Joint in the Hard Rock Hotel during the JCK trade show. Guests included (from l.): Peter Hunsinger, VP-publisher, Vanity Fair; Susan Nicholas, president-CEO, LVMH Watch & Jewelry USA; and comedian Jay Leno, who also performed.
NEW YORK: The Outdoor Advertising Association of America presented it 58th annual Obie Awards at Grand Central Terminal's Vanderbilt Hall recently. OAAA President-CEO Nancy Fletcher is flanked by Chris Carr (l.), senior VP-national sales manager, Eller Media Co., and Dennis Kuhl, general manager, Infinity Outdoor.
NEW YORK: USA Weekend greeted guests on the magazine's terrace for a "Jazz Under the Stars" cocktail party. Celebrants included (from l.): James G. Hackett, VP-advertising, USA Weekend; Wendy Arnon, senior VP-associate media director, Grey Direct; Michael Levine, director of member acquisition, BMG Direct; and Alison Fletcher, account exec, and Rob Harrison, director, advertising business operations/consumer direct, both at USA Weekend.