TVNewser Show TVNewser TVSpy LostRemote SocialTimes AllFacebook FishbowlNY FishbowlDC PRNewser 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

Wednesday Morning Stir

-Ten-year Digitas vet Robert Powers, who last served as SVP/account management, has joined fellow Publicis Groupe agency Moxie as managing director of the New York office.

-Former DGA Director of the Year, Kinka Usher, and EP Nancy Hacohen have joined the roster of prodco Hungry Man.

-The Asian Marketing Effectiveness awards has added three new  strategy sections and will effectively become The Asian Marketing Effectiveness and Strategy Awards. link

-New York-based Mediaocean, a global software provider for the ad community, has a launched its new Connect Partner Platform. link; link

-Toys “R” Us Canada and agency Open have collaborated on an augmented reality effort to promote the chain’s holiday toy book (above).

-Walmart EVP/CMO Stephen Quinn has been named chairman of the ANA’s Alliance for Family Entertainment.

Mediabistro Course

Storytelling for Media Professionals

Storytelling for Media ProfessionalsStarting April 22, this in-person workshop will teach you the specific ways to incorporate storytelling into your personal and professional life. Students will examine the role of storytelling in business and put their newfound skills into practice with a series of improvisation, writing, and presentation exercises designed to help them uncover personal stories. Register now!