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Posts Tagged ‘Elisa Steele’

Wednesday Morning Stir

-Deutsch NY VP/creative director Kevin Dreyfuss discusses marketing jargon in the agency’s monthly AdSpeak series. link

-Johnson & Johnson has launched a “massive” global creative review. link

-McCann London and interactive design consultancy AllofUs celebrate the Olympics with a gerbil–sorry, “Olympic brain”–named Oslo (above).

-Yahoo’s former marketing chief Elisa Steele has joined up with Skype as corporate VP of marketing. link

-San Francisco-based web development agency Angelsmith has merged with word-of-mouth marketing firm Ink Foundry. The new entity will retain the Angelsmith, Inc. name.

-Documentary filmmaker Billy Corben has joined Brooklyn-based prodco Greenpoint Pictures for commercial film representation.

 

 

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Wednesday Odds and Ends

-Former frog design GM Steve Weinswig is now the head of R/GA’s 42-strong San Francisco office.

-Leo Burnett alum Bob Maloney has taken on the CFO role at Deutsch LA.

-BooneOakley celebrates Chiquita moving its corporate HQ from Cincinnati to Charlotte (the latter of which is known as “the Queen City” to some) with the billboard/print effort above.

-The Sofia Vergara-starring, PMH-created Kmart spot got a little tweak on Conan last night (look around the 9:00 mark). link

-AT&T will keep fighting for T-Mobile. link

-Yahoo EVP/CMO Elisa Steele will be leaving the company on Dec. 9. link

-San Francisco agency Catalyst S+F is reaching out to media buyers with its “Good Buys Media” service. link

-Buddy Media and comScore have formed a partnership. link

-Tribal DDB Europe will have a new president come Jan. 1. link