Arbitron names CSO

William McDonald, director of statistical consulting at Dun & Bradstreet Corp.,
has joined Arbitron Inc. as vice president, chief statistical

Among his responsibilities will be expanding the company's "Portable People
Meter" service and outdoor-ad-tracking service.

He reports to David Lapovsky, executive VP of worldwide research.

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