People on the Move | 5.25.06
Kelly Watson, formerly of Cargo, has been picked by Spin to be its Southern California advertising director.
Mann Rodriguez has been hired as vice president of marketing for Advanstar Communications’ Life Sciences Group.
Health has named Myla Sorenson creative director.
Stephen J. Schwartz has been named publisher of Earnshaw’s and Footwear Plus magazines. He spent the last three years at Nature and served as group vice president and publisher for Chemical Week.
Time Inc. business & finance network has hired three new staffers. Andrew Palladino will be director of communications Business 2.0 and CNNMoney.com.. He will manage Carmine N. Tiso, who will serve as senior manager of the network, while Brett LeVecchio has been hired as communications coordinator. Eric Clinton has been promoted to publicist of the properties.
Molly Wootton has been named Los Angeles manager of Cooking Light. She will replace Mary Beth Nelson, who will retire after 11 years.
IDG’s Computerworld and CXO Media Inc. have named Martha Connors vice president and general manager of online for both organizations.
Penthouse Media Group, publisher of Penthouse Magazine has named Hope Brick vice president of merchandising.