The Interactive Advertising Bureau names new members to its board. David Moore, founder and chairman of 24/7 Real Media, was elected chair of the industry trade group’s board. CBS Interactive President Neil Ashe was named vice chair. Edward West, president and CEO of LookSmart was also named to the board.
Collective Media appoints a new CMO. Jennifer Morgan was recruited to be chief marketing officer of Collective Media, an online advertising network and technology services provider. Morgan was previously director of operations at The Wonderfactory, an interactive branding, advertising, and design agency.
Microsoft runs its mobile campaign on Millennial Media’s ad network. A campaign for Microsoft Office SharePoint Server targeting IT professionals ran to a targeted audience across the Millennial Media network.
Ryan Waite is named president of NextDoor Politics. Donatelli Group appointed Waite head of its NextDoor Politics online marketing firm, catering to small and mid-level campaigns. He will continue to serve as executive vice president at Connell Donatelli, the group’s online advertising and strategic communications firm. Donatelli and its subsidiaries serve Republican and conservative political organizations.
The Concept Farm adds Matt Plavoukos to a digital role. Plavoukos was named digital director of New York City-based ad agency The Concept farm where he will join the digital department. Plavoukos joins the agency from Colangelo Synergy Marketing where he was director of digital strategy. He also led his own digital consulting firm in the past.
They're arguably the most annoying video ad formats in existence, but soon they'll be a thing of the past, at least on YouTube.
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.