Zarina Kawaja has joined Bozell Marketing Services as account executive
with immediate responsibility for Chrysler Jeep UK and Commercial Union.
The award-winning interiors journalist, Carolyn Bailey, has been
appointed homes editor of Good Housekeeping from her position as home
editor of Woman and Home. Bailey had held her position at Woman and Home
since 1992 and before that was deputy home editor of the magazine.
Bailey began her publishing career as an assistant editor with Octopus
Books in 1985. The Good Housekeeping interiors department has also
promoted Kristin Bjerkan to deputy homes editor.
Crown Business Communications has appointed Alan Dawson multimedia
business development manager. Dawson will be responsible for the
development of Crown’s multimedia business. With a background in
publishing, Dawson joins Crown from the Presentation Company, where he
was an account executive with specific responsibility for new business.
During his last year with the company, he became involved with
developing its multimedia business and worked alongside the multimedia
producer, Scott Ewings, who joined Crown late last year.
After five years as an award-winning head of art and a founding director
of Smarts Advertising and Design, the creative director, Neil Haston,
has left London to join the creative communications consultant, Tayburn
The PR firm, Hill and Knowlton, has named the director, Karen Moyse, as
deputy chief executive - a newly created position. Moyse will be
responsible for developing products and services to meet the new
challenges set by clients, as well as the training and personal
development programme for H&K’s 160 staff. Moyse, who has been with the
company for ten years, held the position of deputy managing director for
H&K’s marketing communications division, where she was responsible for
some of the consultancy’s largest fmcg clients.
Granada Theme Parks and Hotels has appointed Clare Miles its new sales
and marketing executive at the American Adventure Theme Park, Ilkeston,
Derbyshire. The new role will provide a dedicated sales and marketing
resource for the park. Miles joined Granada from Coats Viyella branded
menswear where she was a marketer for five years. The key tasks of her
new position involve a comprehensive sales campaign to local and
regional businesses, and to develop a relationship with group bookings
and private hire operations.
Norwich Union has appointed Elaine Collins to the new position of press
officer. The post is based in Norwich, with the main focus on Norwich
Union Healthcare. Collins previously spent nine years as press officer
for the Corporation of London.
RBS Advanta, the partnership between the Royal Bank of Scotland and the
Advanta corporation, has appointed Claire Funnell relationship marketing
manager. Funnell will be responsible for maximising the relationship
between RBS Advanta and the customer. Before joining the company,
Funnell spent four years at First Direct, latterly as product manager
for the Cheque Account. Before joining First Direct she worked as a
personnel officer at Trusthouse Forte, after graduating from London
University in 1986.
Stride Plastics, part of the Stride Group plc, has appointed Carol Ann
Kiernan sales development manager. Kiernan was formerly key accounts
development manager with Lawson Mardon Fibrenyle and has experience of
the cosmetics and toiletries markets in both the UK and Europe.
Nigel Phillips has joined Coral as commercial manager and will take
overall responsibility for all brand development and marketing activity
in retail betting and stadia. He was previously a marketing consultant
for Jaques Vert and before that was responsible for toys trading at
David Charlton has left the Tenet Group after four years to join his
former Rowland Company colleagues, Robin Courage and Jane Atkinson,
recently appointed media adviser to HRH The Princess of Wales. Charlton
has moved to Atkinson Courage Communications as a director working on
both developing business and supporting the founding partners on their
Three new executive appointments have been made at Communique PR. Katie
Moffat joins from the PR office of Staffordshire County Council to work
on Candy, Northern Counties Housing Association and the recently
acquired ADS account; Rachel Ward Lilley, formerly with Penguin
Publishers, is working on Boddingtons and CRS, while Jim Standing is
involved with the March Consulting Group, Swish and Pal International