Accounts and People of Note in the Ad Industry

Jeffrey Abramson, senior vice president for film at Gen Art, Los Angeles, part of Sandow Media, and Elizabeth Shaffer, senior vice president for events and creative director, were promoted to co-presidents.

Maryam Banikarim joined the Gannett Company, McLean, Va., in a new post, senior vice president and chief marketing officer, and will also become a member of the Gannett management committee. She had been senior vice president for integrated sales marketing at NBC Universal, New York, which is controlled by the Comcast Corporation.

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