Idearc named John Mueller chief executive officer. Mueller is also the chairman of the board, and replaces Kathy Harless, who had served as president and chief executive officer.
The Interactive Advertising Bureau hired Tim Walsh as vice president, event sales. Walsh was previously commercial director/vice president at Incisive Media, the parent company of ClickZ.
On behalf of client Crystal Light, Avenue A | Razorfish has developed a social networking site for women at UPumpItUp.com. The beverage brand has partnered with actress and musical artist Mandy Moore to launch the destination.
K&L Wine Merchants selected StrongMail for its e-mail campaigns. The wine retailer had previously used an e-mail service provider to manage its marketing e-mail, and will now use StrongMail in-house.
JumpTV hired three execs, and promoted one. The broadcaster of sports and international television over the Internet named Blair Baxter chief financial officer; Elmer Sotto, vice president, product and business operations; and Jay Howard, vice president and general counsel. Nada Usina was also promoted to president of JumpTV from president of JumpTV Sports.
LodgeNet hired Derek White as president of The Hotel Networks. A wholly-owned subsidiary of LodgeNet, The Hotel Networks hired White away from Alloy, where he was executive vice president.
SpotXchange opened a New York office. The online video advertising network tasked Vice President Paul Bowlin with managing the office.
On Thursday, Twitter reported its earnings for Q4 2016, and the results have raised questions about the company's long-term future.
From its $1.5 billion air cargo hub to its growing network of contract last-mile delivery drivers, Amazon is increasingly looking like a logistics company; but shipping and logistics giant FedEx isn't sitting idly by.
Havas Group's Meaningful Brands report delivers sobering news for brands: consumers wouldn't care if 74% of the brands they use disappeared off the face of the earth.
Last week, PageFair released its 2017 Adblock Report, and the news was not good for publishers and advertisers.