Mcgraw-Hill's S&P Information Group Snags Merrill's Herrmann For Technology Post

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McGraw-Hill Inc.'s Standard & Poor's Corp. has named Merrill Lynch & Co. staffer Cynthia Herrmann to fill a newly created position of vice president, technology planning, in its S&P Information Group. The move appears to signal a move by the group toward establishing technology development as a resource to be shared between the group's constituent data vendors.

The S&P Information Group comprises four units: MMS International; Commodity Information Services, which includes Platt's Energy Serv