-Former Station Film director Harold Einstein has opened his own, Venice, CA-based production company with his longtime EP Eric Liney, called Dummy. link

-Google/BBDO alum Michelle Morris joined Facebook as vertical lead/auto, US. She will work out of the social network’s Detroit office.

-Cut+Run has added editor Stephen Berger to its roster. Berger will be available to work in any of the editorial company’s offices in New York, L.A., London, Austin and San Francisco.

-Skateboarding media brand TransWorld SKATEboarding has hired Paul Kobringer as marketing director.

-According to IAB Australia, online advertising has exceeded $1 billion in one quarter for the first time. link

-BETC London is behind a new global campaign for Bacardi that’s complete with the brand’s first trademarked platform, “Untameable Since 1862″ (above).

-Talus Holdings, LLC, the parent company of Talus Labs, has acquired NYC-based digital media company, TRAFFIQ. link