Paul Brigner, from executive director of Internet and technology policy, Verizon Communications, to newly created post of chief technology policy officer, Motion Picture Association of America, Washington. Brigner has spent the past 10 years at Verizon, He had senior positions as chief software architect and senior consultant for technology companies Digital Focus and Cambridge Technology Partners. Details: www.mpaa.org.
Gary Karr, from healthcare practice EVP, Edelman, to public affairs EVP, Advanced Medical Technology Association, Washington. Previously he was chief spokesman for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Details: www.advamed.org.
Ann O'Connor Geary, from professional employer organization, Administaff, to human resources director, Virtual Inc., a technology-focused association management company, Wakefield MA. Geary had previously been a human resources manager at Boston Center for Adult Education. Details: www.virtualmgmt.com.