GMA APPOINTs Childs Manager, Communications
of America here named Stephanie Childs manager of public policy communications. Most recently, Childs served as an associate at Weber Shandwick, an international public relations firm based in New York. Childs provided media, outreach and Web site support for a number of clients, including the GMA-founded Alliance for Better Foods.
Baxley Becomes New Crossmark CEO
PLANO, Texas -- Crossmark here named David A. Baxley chief executive officer for the company. Prior to his promotion, Baxley was chief operating officer. He replaced Butch Smith, who is retiring. Baxley has worked for Crossmark for 25 years. He previously worked for Kroger Co., Cincinnati, before joining Sales Mark, a predecessor company to Crossmark.