AdSorcery, a startup company, unveiled a platform for publishers to circumvent ad blockers at the Houston Technology Center (HTC).
Barnebys, the online search and valuation tool for artworks, antiques, and collectibles that has taken Europe by storm, will officially launch in the United States with an office in New York City.
Crain Communications launched personalized digital business publications in nine new markets: Atlanta, Boston, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, and Washington D.C.
Eleven, Inc. announced that Aaron Richard and TJ Tshionyi will join the company as director of innovation, a new position, and executive producer of digital, respectively.
GSD&M announced a round of promotions, including Erin Bernethy to associate media director, Amanda Parker to media supervisor, Pooja Iyer to media supervisor, Dorothy Patterson to media planner, and Sarah Denney to senior media planner.
KBS launched a campaign with Steve Gleason's Answer ALS foundation in partnership with the NFL -- with "A game-changing moment," to drive donations to research by rallying NFL fans around finding a treatment for the disease.
LatinWorks announced the appointment of Christy Kranik, a 12-year veteran of the agency, and former Dell marketing executive, to the role of executive vice president and general manager.
MAGNUS Media announced the inception of MAGNUS Sports, a fully integrated division dedicated to the worldwide representation of major athletes.
Millennial Media, now AOL-owned, has launched their first new offering post-AOL acquisition.
nFusion has taken on a variety of new hires including Tania Orstoga as senior designer, Anne Bortz as strategy consultant, and Gabriela Torres-Soler and Emily Wood as marketing coordinators.
Phelps, one of the West Coast's largest independently owned marketing agencies, announced that Ed Chambliss has been named president.
Verndale announced its appointment of Deb Grant to VP, creative director.
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