-Boulder-based TDA_ has been appointed as the first-ever agency of record for Burton Snowboards’ non-profit org, The Chill Foundation. Budget was undisclosed, but the new AOR relationship will support online and print advertising. First work, a fundraising-purposed website, breaks this winter. From those in the know, there was no review. Selection was managed by Chill exec director,  June Heston.

-WPP did ok for itself in 2012, gaining 8.3 percent in profit, pre-tax that is, year-to-year. link

-215mccann has launched some new work for Annie’s Homegrown (above). link

-FYI, all Shorty Awards entries must be completed by Tuesday, March 5, at 5pm EST. link

-Burlington, Vermont-based marketing firm  Kelliher Samets Volk has promoted David Coats to partner.

-Good luck with all that, ex-Groupon CEO, Andrew Mason. link