PRNewser FishbowlNY FishbowlDC GalleyCat TVNewser TVSpy LostRemote SocialTimes

Friday Morning Stir

-Naked Communications tapped Microsoft/Mindshare Interaction UK alum Richard Dunmall to serve as its global CEO. link

-Production company The Sweet Shop signed Portland-based director Rob “Whitey” McConnaughy for global representation.

-Seattle agency Frank Unlimited appointed LeeAnna Buis as media director across accounts.

-DDB Chicago and Morton Salt have teamed up to try and make dog shows somewhat watchable for a new campaign in which you can win cash and prizes (above). link

-Wait, McCann and AOL are now buddying up? link

-Oh yeah, indie agency network Project: Worldwide acquired Denver/NYC-based digital/experiential agency, Motive.


Mediabistro Course

Copywriting: Creative Ad Writing

Copywriting: Creative Ad WritingWork with a freelance copywriter to build your advertising portfolio and land more copywriting jobs! Starting January 12, Kim Taylor will teach you how to make a complete ad using graphics and photos, write strong headlines and body copy for various advertising media, work from a creative brief, and jumpstart your ad portfolio. Register now!