MOVERS

Emap has appointed Tom Moloney, chief executive of consumer magazines UK, to its board. He was promoted to his current position in November 1994 and is responsible for the 90 consumer magazines published by Emap. Moloney joined Emap in 1981 as the publisher of two computer titles and in 1985 transferred to the consumer division. He is chairman of the Periodical Publishers Association’s consumer readership committee. Brendan O’Neill joins the board as a non-executive director. He is an executive director of Guinness and managing director of Guinness Brewing Worldwide. He joined Guinness in 1987 and has been managing director of the international region of United Distillers and director of financial control for Guinness. Colin Morrison, chairman of Emap Business Communications, is leaving to become deputy chief executive of Australian Consolidated Press. He joined Emap in 1991.

Emap has appointed Tom Moloney, chief executive of consumer magazines

UK, to its board. He was promoted to his current position in November

1994 and is responsible for the 90 consumer magazines published by Emap.

Moloney joined Emap in 1981 as the publisher of two computer titles and

in 1985 transferred to the consumer division. He is chairman of the

Periodical Publishers Association’s consumer readership committee.

Brendan O’Neill joins the board as a non-executive director. He is an

executive director of Guinness and managing director of Guinness Brewing

Worldwide. He joined Guinness in 1987 and has been managing director of

the international region of United Distillers and director of financial

control for Guinness. Colin Morrison, chairman of Emap Business

Communications, is leaving to become deputy chief executive of

Australian Consolidated Press. He joined Emap in 1991.



The Leicester-based agency, Rock Kitchen Harris, has appointed Richard

Gee associate director. He joined the company in 1992 as a PR account

manager.



Nigel Ball has been appointed marketing manager of Transputec Computers.

Ball, who joined Transputec in July this year, previously worked for the

Central Office of Information, Thorn-EMI, Permoglaze Paints and

Singapore Tourist Promotion Board.



The newly privatised Red Star Parcels has appointed the former business

post group marketing director, Guy Buswell, sales and marketing

director. Buswell will be responsible for restructuring the sales

operation, developing and improving customer relations and revising the

tariff structure. In his five years with Business Post before joining

Red Star, he held the positions of national sales manager, sales and

marketing director and then group marketing director.



Granada Group Television Division has appointed Steve Morrison deputy

chief executive. He was previously managing director of LWT. In addition

to his existing divisional responsibilities for broadcasting, and as

part of his divisional remit, Morrison will also replace Charles Allen

as chairman of Laser, the division’s sales house. Jules Burns, joint

managing director of Granada Television, is appointed managing director,

divisional operations, with particular responsibility for developing new

operational initiatives at the divisional level. Morrison will remain as

managing director of LWT and Burns joint managing director of Granada

TV, in addition to their new responsibilities. Morrison joined Granada

Television in 1974 to set up its Northern documentary unit. He became

managing director of LWT in July 1994. Burns joined Granada in 1976 as

manager, regional programmes. In September 1994 he became joint managing

director of Granada TV.



Ashley Webb has been promoted to the position of sales manager of Nikkei

Business Publications. Webb joined the European sales office as sales

executive in October 1993, and will assume responsibility for the UK and

Southern Europe in his new role.



Stride Plastics, part of the Stride Group, has appointed Bill Bird

manager of operations. Bird is a former director of Lentheric. Ian Hood

has been appointed general works manager, with responsibility for all

plastics production processes for bottles, caps/closures and the print

division.



Newman Tonks Group has announced the appointment of John Thompson to the

company’s main board as executive director, responsible for group sales

and marketing. Thompson joined Newman Tonks in 1989 after the

acquisition of Martin Roberts where he was the managing director. Two

years later he was appointed to the group operations board. At Newman

Tonks, he has been responsible for a number of key marketing initiatives

and for establishing new businesses abroad.



Eurosport, the pan-European sports channel, has appointed Gary Lovejoy

its new director of broadcasting at the station’s Paris-based

headquarters. He was previously head of sport for London Sports Network,

working exclusively for ITV. Lovejoy has worked in television for 18

years and was recently managing editor of ITV’s coverage for the

Rugby World Cup in South Africa.



The Ritz London has appointed Tom O’Connell as general manager.

O’Connell was previously food and beverage manager at the Savoy and a

director of Simpsons in the Strand. He joined the Ritz as executive

assistant manager in January 1995. O’Connell started his career at the

Hilton’s Waldorf-Astoria in New York as a management trainee and spent

12 years with the Hilton International group in Brussels and London.



He started his career in 1974 as a regional journalist working in Wales

and Southampton. In 1977 he moved on to Westward Television, where he

was a sports presenter, reporter and commentator, specialising in

football and rugby. In 1982 he moved onto TVS, as a producer, before

eventually becoming the company’s Head of Sport.



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