Published on .

David Murphy, 45, managing parner, WPP Group's Y&R, Irvine, Calif., has resigned. Heading up the office until a successor is a team of Y&R executives: Dan Olson, managing director, Wunderman; Anhony DiBiase, executive creative director; Craig Kleber, strategic planning director; Dean Heacock, chief financial officer; Jennifer Reece, director, Mediaedge:cia, Linda Denton, senior VP-director human resoures; and Glen Sheehan, senior VP-creative director, Wunderman.

Robert Montagnese, 49, to exec VP-worldwide account director, Interpublic Group of Cos.' McCann Erickson, New York, from exec VP-global director, WPP"s Grey Worldwide.

Steven Berns to president-chief financial officer, MDC Partners, New York, from vice chairman-exec VP. As president he succeed Miles S. Nadal, who remains chairman-CEO.

R. Brandon Burgess to CEO, Paxson Communications Corp., West Palm Beach, Fla., from exec VP-business development and international channels, General Electric's NBC Universal.

Dan Levi to senior VP-marketing, World Wrestling Entertainment, Stamford, Conn., from VP-marketing.

Michael Peikoff to VP-licensing, News Corp.'s 20th Century Fox Television, Los Angeles, from president, Peik Performance, a consulting firm.

Mike Mandelker to VP-Eastern sales, News Corp.'s Fox News Channel, New York, from exec VP-network sales, Viacom's UPN.

Amy Drill to senior VP-media innovation development, Aegis Group's Carat Media Group Americas, New York, from senior VP-product development and marketing, Ipsos Insight.

Sarah Wilcox to exec VP-director, Interpublic's Draft Health, Chicago, from senior VP.

Sharon Fogg to VP-marketing, Del Taco, Lake Forest, Calif., from senior VP of Strottman International, Irvine, Calif.

Most Popular
In this article: