ADC announced the program for the ADC Festival of Art + Craft in Advertising and Design. The annual three-day festival will be headquartered out of the James Royal Palm Hotel in Miami Beach from April 7 to 9, 2014.
DoubleVerify announced it has acquired the intellectual property and technology assets from RealTargeting, a software company created to uncover the sophisticated methods behind the illegal practices of online ad fraud.
Dstillery announced the expansion of its sales and marketing team with three new hires. Joining as director of Southeast and located in Atlanta is Cole Boyle. Danielle Tate joins as a senior account executive located in San Francisco. Catherine Mietek joins the New York team as product marketing director.
I.Predictus announced the appointment of Peter Varsanyi to the position of senior software developer.
iSocket announced $5 million in new funding led by Time Warner Investments, with participation by Condé Nast; R&R Venture Partners, a new fund created by Dick Parsons, former chairman and CEO of Time Warner and Ronald Lauder; and prominent media investor, Vivi Nevo.
Jelli announced the appointment of Teresa (Terry) Schoppmann as vice president of advertisement sales.
Madison Logic announced that it has entered a partnership with BNZSA, which will help deliver Madison Logic's Content Consumption Monitoring Program (CCM) and Email Segment Builder B2B solutions in France.
Moboom announced the launch of Moboom3, a development tool and content management system that future proofs websites and brings together the very best of both responsive and adaptive design philosophies.
RAPP announced the appointment of Rik Haslam to the position of SVP, executive creative director.
Ready Set Rocket appointed Lauren Bello as an agency partner.
Rocketrip, a platform that saves companies money on travel expenses by rewarding employee cost-saving behavior, announced that it has landed $2.6 million in its first institutional round of funding.
Rubicon Project and Dstillery announced a partnership that enables Rubicon Project's global ad network buyers to turn on mobile RTB capabilities more rapidly and seamlessly than ever before. The partnership will be officially unveiled during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain from February 24 to 27.
Sonobi announced its strategic partnership with MediaMath to provide advertisers direct, programmatic access to a new class of certified premium inventory. Sonobi also announced Chris Karl will be joining as chief strategy officer and head of market development as the company expands its Publisher Operating System.
The Exchange Lab announced the appointment of media leader Chris Dobson as chairman of the company's board of directors.
Vivint announced that it has named Nike veteran Jeff Lyman as its CMO.
WWE announced that Tandy O'Donoghue has been promoted to EVP, strategy and analytics, effective March 15.
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