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Monday Odds and Ends

–Capital One moved its $360 million media account from MediaVest to Horizon. link

-Horizon EVP/managing partner Oliver Maletz meanwhile has left for the managing director job at OMD East.

-Publicis Mojo Sydney promoted Pim van Nunen to head of art and made art director Ruth Belotti full-time.

-U.S. Cellular named Chicago-based Tris3ct as its AOR for retail marketing.

-Virgin America and its AOR, Eleven, hope to appeal to young, hip guests with the  “Breath of Fresh Airline” campaign (above). link

-Jake Baldridge, account director at StrawberryFrog, talked “cultural movements” at Goafest 2011. link

-Rockfish Labs launched a new digital couponing platform called Coupon Factory. link

-Imaginary Forces/Agency.com alum Lucien Yang joined NYC prodco Nice Shoes as an AD with a focus on commercials. link

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