Ashley McEvoy, worldwide president for Ethicon Products at Johnson & Johnson, will be starting the new year with a new position. The company has just appointed her group chairman of J&J Vision Care, replacing Michael Sneed, who moves on to become vice president, global corporate affairs for Johnson & Johnson overall. McEvoy was president of McNeil Consumer Healthcare before she joined Ethicon as an assistant brand manager in 1996. She was named to her current position in 2006.