Jim McCaughan has joined Credit Suisse Asset Management of New York as chief executive officer for CSAM/Americas. McCaughan was previously president and chief operating officer of Oppenheimer Capital of New York.
Blair Burlingame has been promoted from vice president for systems development to senior vice president for sales and marketing and Internet technology at Fidelity Investments Institutional Services Company of Boston. Fidelity Investments Institutional Services has also promoted Earl Hoskins from director of integration services to senior vice president for central support services, and Tracy Lemoine from vice president for product management and development to senior vice president for customer research and communication.
Greg Vigrass has joined The Reserve Funds of New York as vice president for sales, in charge of the southeastern U.S. and South America. Vigrass was previously regional director for the Gulf region at Charles Schwab of San Francisco's institutional sales division.
Rich Kline has been promoted to vice president for mutual funds at Output Technology Solutions of El Dorado Hills, Calif. He was previously vice president for the central region.