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Posts Tagged ‘Carol Watson’

Friday Odds and Ends

-Taproot (the agency, not the shitty band) delves into domestic violence in India and addresses it via scarred deities (example above). link

-Right on time for Fashion Week, Duncan/Channon has launched a new site for Sephora/Marc Jacobs Beauty. link

-M&C Saatchi Stockholm celebrates pride. link

-Thank you, “disruptive technology.” link

-Carol Watson has joined The FutureWork Institute as managing director/CMO.

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Monday Morning Stir

-Former W+K copywriter Ian Fairbrother, who worked on campaigns for Heineken, Dodge and Nike while at said agency, joined up in a similar role at Raleigh, NC shop Baldwin&. Fairbrother will primarily work on the Burt’s Bees biz.

-According to the IAB, internet advertising revenues set a Q1 record at $8.4 billion (handy chart above). link

-Let’s get ready for the .sex and .porn domain names. link

-Carol Watson, founder of search consultancy Tangerine-Watson, was appointed as president of the Advertising Women of New York.

-So, what’s the most common mistake in video ad buying? link