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

Wednesday Odds and Ends

-Ivan Cash talks snail mail vs. email in a new video clip (above). link

-Las Vegas/Miami-based strategic marketing, PR and creative arts firm Virgen has appointed James Russell as creative director.

-MDC-owned media agency TargetCast tcm has appointed Steve Minichini will now serve as its first-ever chief innovation/growth officer.

-The Castle Group (Boston) and Landis Communications (San Francisco) has announced the launch of Giant Step Digital (GSD), a national digital and social media agency offering services nationwide. link

-Australian commercials director Gemma Lee is entering the U.S. advertising market for the first time via Los Angeles-based prodco Madheart. link

-Former Nike marketing exec Damon Haley has joined Hollywood-based Troika, which is building out the sports side of its agency as as sports account director.

-Criterio, a global technology company that specializes in performance display advertising, today announced that Advertising.com/Tribal Fusion alum Rob Deichert will take on the newly created role of COO for North America.

Mediabistro Course

Content Marketing 101

Content Marketing 101Get hands-on content marketing training in our brand new boot camp, Content Marketing 101! Starting September 8, digital marketing and content experts will teach you the tips and tricks for creating, distributing and measuring the success of your brand's content. Sign up before August 15 and get $50 OFF registration. Register now!