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Tuesday Morning Stir

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-Microsoft has welcomed a new CEO by the name of Satya Nadella (above). link

-Myrtle Beach, SC-based The Brandon Agency has been appointed agency for FLAT Tech Inc., the “developer of patented, proprietary technologies that can be used to stabilize and align items on uneven surfaces.” TBA’s duties include strategic planning, digital media, public relations, creative and trade show marketing.

-Beau Fraser, president of The Gate NY announced that Eric van den Heuvel has been elevated to managing director of The Gate Media from VP/director of media solutions.

-What were the most-watched Super Bowl ads, you ask? Well, those from Kia, NFL.com and Nestle according to Rentrak’s Ad Retention Index. link

-Portland-based ad agency Borders Perrin Norrander (BPN) has added Chasson Gracie as a director of account planning and strategy to its hometown team.

-Hmm, Lenovo’s acquisition of Motorola Mobility isn’t doing so hot for the company. link

 

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