Jon Baron, currently president and chief executive officer of Creative Solutions, has been tapped for the new role of executive vice president, Professional Accounting Markets, Thomson Tax & Accounting. Jon will be responsible for developing TTA's customer strategies for the professional accounting markets and will continue to manage the Creative Solutions business unit directly. Rich Alfano and his business unit, PPC, will now report to Jon in his new position. Rich has been named senior vice president, Professional Accounting Markets, Thomson Tax & Accounting. He will have special responsibility for all TTA continuing professional education activities and will continue to manage the PPC business unit.