William Cella Elected to NKF Board of Directors

New York, NY (November 7, 2005) - TThe National Kidney Foundation (NKF) announced the election of William Cella to its Board of Directors.

Mr. Cella is Chairman and CEO of MAGNA Global, a media negotiation, research and programming unit of the Interpublic Group of Companies. He is also on the Executive Board of the Advertising Council and a member of The Ad Council's Campaign for Freedom, the Executive Committee of the Family Friendly Programming Forum and Chairman of the Advisory Board for The Latino Family Alliance.

The National Kidney Foundation is dedicated to preventing kidney and urinary tract diseases, improving the health and well being of individuals and families affected by these diseases, and increasing the availability of all organs for transplantation.