Stephen Schatz, from media relations director, National Association of Chain Drug Stores, Alexandria VA, to media relations sr. director, National Retail Federation, Washington. Schatz is a former deputy press secretary for the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy. Details: www.nrf.com.
Karen Tyson, from communications VP, National Association of Mortgage Brokers, Plano TX, to marketing and communications sr. VP, National Association of Federal Credit Unions, Washington. He is a former communications director, Association for Advanced Life Underwriting, Reston VA. Details:www.nafcu.org.
Christopher Hogan, from communications director, American Gas Association, Washington, to communications VP, International Bottled Water Association, Alexandria VA. He succeeds Tom Lauria, who is leaving to write a book on managing media relations for controversial issues. Details: www.bottledwater.org.