-WPP-owned marketing tech firm 24/7 Media promoted Nicolle Pangis to the global role of president, Real Media Group. In addition, 24/7 has welcomed Irene Bondar as EVP, global client operations and former McCann Worldgroup/Ogilvy chief financial officer Gary Lee as CFO. link

-Speaking of WPP, Mark LaNeve, newly installed COO at the holding company’s Team Ford unit, is being tasked with helping “revitalize” the Lincoln brand as his first order of business. link

-And now, here’s your complete content program for Spikes Asia 2012. link

-In case you missed it, here’s a quick visual recap of last week’s “Roofies” party brought to you by The Barbarian Group. link

-Y&R Chicago has unveiled more Hotels.com work. This time, it’s an animated effort which was created in collaboration with production company, Nexus (above).

-So, what does Apple’s $1 billion victory over Samsung mean for your smartphone? link