Chuck Rubin, executive VP, chief merchandising officer and chief marketing officer of Office Depot, has been named North American retail president, a new post. In his new role, Rubin will be responsible for leading Office Depot's retail business in North America. Also, Rick Lepley, North American retail executive VP since March 2004, is retiring as of May 1 ... Ed Gibbons , senior VP of distributor Almo, named to executive VP, reporting to president Warren Chaiken... Julia Uribe joins Zephyr Ventilation as corporate partner relations … Marc Hoffmann joins Ultimate Electronics as VP/general manager of its builder division … Mark Adams joins Lexar Media as COO and Michael Scarpelli as chief financial officer ... Jo Ann Anderson has been named marketing communications manager for Sennheiser while Glen Brown has been named eastern regional representative for telecommunications … Mario Bugarin, international sales director for Alphasonik, named sales VP … Jeff Carter, Vizualogic's Western region sales manager, named after-market sales director …Krissy Rushing joins Stewart Filmscreen as marketing communications manager ... Annette Carrier named general manager-marketing at OmniMount and Zach Eyman named to marketing manager-new products, where he will lead the industrial design team … Richard Campbell, former Olympus exec, joins Panasonic as to digital imaging products director … Steven Cordova has been appointed to sales and marketing executive VP, Samsung Opto-Electronics America. He replaces Ken Gerb who has retired to pursue other interests ... Bob Ankosko, VP/editor in chief of Sound & Vision, has left the magazine to pursue other interests. A 17-year veteran at S&V parent company, Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S. he held several senior-level positions at S&V's predecessor Stereo Review, including editor in chief ... John Sienkowitz, ex-Konica Minolta executive, joins Universal Remote Control as marketing director.