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Thursday Odds and Ends

-Who’s going to Battle of the Ad Bands? link

-So, those guy behind Foursquareopoly have renamed it Metropoli and need some funding (above). link

-The Silicon Valley Film is honoring Pereira & O’Dell’s work for Intel + Toshiba. link

-Can J-Lo sell Fiats? Yeah, good luck with that. link

-Bayer is reconsidering its media business. link

-The IAB has some sunny statistics about U.S. online advertising. link

-Twitter ad sales are set to triple this year, but that’s still not enough apparently. link

-Draftfcb, MediaVest and Vibrant are ready to ride to raise money for MS treatment/research. link

-We guess this is one way to leave a bankrupt company. link

 

 

 

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