Monday, June 24, 2019

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Friday, Jun. 21, 2019

Havas Group has acquired Battery, a culture-driven creative agency based in Los Angeles with a specialized focus on gaming, television, movies and streaming TV services. Battery will become part of the Annex, Havas-Vivendi’s shared fast-growing network designed...

Friday, Jun. 21, 2019

Production house Picture North has secured indie rep firm Hapa to exclusively handle the East Coast.....

ICM Partners...

Tuesday, Jun. 18, 2019

Vietnam Warns Brands About Advertising on YouTube Videos That Contain "Anti-State Propaganda"

Vietnam's Ministry of Information and Communication has reached out to various companies and told them to stop advertising on YouTube videos that contain "anti-state propaganda...

Friday, Jun. 14, 2019

MediaMonks fast-tracks growth in Asia-Pacific with three major hires, accounting for more than 35 years of experience combined. Former W+K head of production Sanne Drogtrop joins MediaMonks in the same capacity, overseeing production for all of China. In turn,...

Wednesday, Jun. 12, 2019

What do you do when a term that you are planning to use in advertising has more than one meaning?  Are you responsible for false advertising if consumers misunderstand the claim? That was the one of the issues in a recent lawsuit brought against computer storage device maker Sandisk.  

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Friday, Jun. 14, 2019

Clare O’Brien has joined Alkemy X, a fully-integrated production studio specializing in branded and episodic content, as VP of business development. O’Brien comes to Alkemy to help forge new business relationships with like-minded companies seeking high impact...

Friday, Jun. 7, 2019

When talks began in earnest, in 2012, about the possibility that the Association of Music Producers—AMP—could create, curate and host an awards program for music and sound, there were strong doubts expressed by very smart people.  “Does the industry really need another awards show?  Aren’t there...

Friday, Jun. 7, 2019

Marla Mossberg, owner of L.A.-based NCAHOOTS, will serve as West Coast sales rep for Revelator, a video production company in Austin, Texas. NCAHOOTS reps a diverse slate of companies specializing in live-action video, tabletop, and VFX work....

Friday, Jun. 7, 2019

Colleen Bell has been appointed director of the California Film Commission by Gov. Gavin Newsom. Bell has worked as a consultant since 2017. She was the U.S. ambassador to Hungary from 2014 to 2017. She held several positions at Bell-Phillip Television...

Monday, Jun. 3, 2019

The United States Department of Health and Human Services finalized a new rule that requires most television commercial...

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