PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwire - December 17, 2008) - Conectics, a research and media planning services unit of CommonHealth, today announced four promotions and two new hires.

CommonHealth ( is the world's leading healthcare-communications network and a WPP (NASDAQ: WPPGY) ( company.


Kristine Dyer has been promoted to media supervisor from her previous position of senior media planner. As a media supervisor, Ms. Dyer will develop and implement integrated media plans for her designated accounts. Ms. Dyer has been a Conectics employee for eight years.

Michael McGovern, having joined Conectics one year ago, has been elevated from senior media planner to media supervisor. Mr. McGovern will assume primary strategic responsibility for all media planning efforts for his accounts.

Elizabeth Milic, who has been with Conectics for nearly two years, has advanced from assistant media planner to media planner. Her job responsibilities will now include building and managing integrated media plans for her clients.

Carla Roper has been promoted from media coordinator to assistant media planner. In her new role, Ms. Roper will assist with the planning and implementation of media schedules for print and online journals.

New Hires

April Britt comes to Conectics as a media supervisor, responsible for developing and executing brand strategies by utilizing various media platforms. Previously, Ms. Britt was employed as a supervisor of communications planning at Optimedia, a media agency located in New York City.

Tatiana Edwards comes to Conectics as a media planner from her previous position as a media planner at Hill Holiday, a full-service communications agency located in New York City. As a media planner at Conectics, Ms. Edwards will be responsible for developing and implementing integrated media plans for her designated clients.

CommonHealth comprises Conectics, Altum, Carbon, CommonHealth London, CommonHealth Paris, Earthborn, EvoLogue, Ferguson, HLS, MBS/Vox, Noesis, ProCom, Qi and Solara. The organization also maintains numerous partnerships both within and outside of the WPP network of companies.

Contact Information: Contact: Beth Paulino or Kerianne Slattery CommonHealth (973) 352-1000