CBS Interactive announced a restructuring of senior management. Changes affect its CBS.com, CBS Audience Network, CBSSports.com, CBSNews.com, CBS Mobile, and Last.fm properties. Bryon Rubin was named EVP and CFO of CBS Interactive, and Michael Marquez was promoted to EVP of strategy and corporate development of CBS Interactive.
R/GA hired Sean Miller as associate planning director. Miller has a decade of global brand and account planning experience. He will work on the Nokia account. Miller was previously at The Integer Group, part of TBWA Marketing.
Paul Davis jumped from Marketing Management Analytics to [x+1], where he’ll be VP of analytics. At MMA he was VP and senior scientist. Prior to that he oversaw database marketing at Modem Media, now Publicis Modem.
StrongMail named Bill Griffin chief financial officer. In his 20-year long career in the public and private accounting sectors, Griffin held senior management positions at InsWeb, Inference Corporation, and Ernst & Young.
LinkedIn named Ellen Levy vice president of corporate development and strategy. Levy has been a member of the professional-oriented social networking site’s advisory board for five years.
Salong.com named Andreas Droste VP of sales and marketing. Droste was most recently GM of CFO.com at The Economist Group. He also served as Director of East Coast ad sales for Net2Phone.
Heidi Mackintosh was named CFO of Lyris. When she joins in May Mackintosh will replace Joe Lambert, who will leave Lyris to pursue other interests. Mackintosh was VP and corporate controller at Benefitstreet, and corporate controller at Osisoft.
Coremetrics picked up AmeriMark as a customer. AmeriMark plans will use the analytics and optimization platform for its newly-acquired catalog entities’ online sites Dr. Leonard’s and Carol Wrights Gifts.
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