Lana McGilvray has been appointed principal of blast! PR. She will work side-by-side with the agency founders.
blurbIQ announced that Mojiva has become the first company to deploy blurbIQ's patent-pending cross platform interactive video advertising solution for mobile.
C3 Metrics announced it has brought on Jeffrey Silverman as an advisor to advance development and sales strategy for the company's Viewable Impressions Partner Program.
The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity announced the line-up of the 2012 Titanium and Integrated Jury. It will be chaired by Rob Reilly, worldwide chief creative officer of Crispin Porter + Bogusky.
DataXu announced that it has hired Geoff Dodge as EVP, sales and marketing.
Johnson & Quin announced the promotion of Bob Arkema to EVP.
Jun Group and social games company King.com announced a social video advertising partnership.
Magnetic announced that it has named Soo Jin Oh as its new VP of advertising operations.
Marketing Management Analytics announced that Jude Ryan has joined as VP of analytic innovation.
Media6Degrees announced the appointment of Elizabeth Hellman as CMO and Rob Macdonald as VP of business development.
Photobucket Corporation announced that Brad Davis has joined the company as EVP of sales.
Plink, a Facebook Credits-based loyalty program that rewards Facebook members for dining at their favorite restaurants, announced a partnership with Arby's.
Shazam and Red Bull announced that the Red Bull Supernatural snowboarding competition will be Shazam-enabled.
V12 Group announced a partnership with eXelate. This partnership enables agencies and advertisers to access V12 Group's audience-specific consumer data for online display and video targeting at scale.
WebCollage announced it has hired Peter Green in the newly created position of VP of sales.
John Anagnost has been named to the new position of VP, sales, Eastern region of [x+1].
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