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Thursday Odds and Ends

-Former Adweek cartoonist David Jones joined the Yahoo Advertising Blog team. link

-W+K London clears up the Nokia review reports. link

-ADC president Doug Jaeger was among those involved in the launch of Bloomberg LP’s Sustainability Report. link

-Former Barbarian Group/Goodby publicist Eva McCloskey is the latest to join up with Co: Collective. link

-There isn’t a bad thing to really say about Google Chrome’s “Dear Sophie” spot (above).

-BMB creative directors Ben Walker and Matt Gooden have left to take on joint ECD roles at CP+B London. link

-Groupon tapped David Elen Advertising to create a billboard campaign on Cali’s Highway 101, which led commuters to the brand’s tech jobs site. link

-Philly’s Red Tettemer + Partners was named AOR for the California Association of Realtors and created spots as well as a microsite for the company. link

-The ADC Gallery bogs got a makeover thanks to some Young Guns. link

-At least Hearst seems to dig AOL’s supersize online ad concept. link

 

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