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Last week we wrote about Yahoo’s hunt for a new Country Manager for Canada. Based on the feedback we’ve heard it seems that many of you agree on the points mentioned. While we’re on the topic of Yahoo, two more things come to mind. One, a few years ago they were pretty close to hiring someone many of you know to fill the spot from ex-Country Manager Kerry Munro.
So who’s ready to take the role of Yahoo Canada’s Country Manager? One name we’ve had linked as a possibility is Simon Jennings, who was recently honoured with a lifetime achievement award. He worked there before heading up sales, and built Olive Media from the ground up so certainly well equiped for the role, but would he take the role if it were offered to him?
Over the last week, the Intertubes has been flooded with stories about Instatgram’s (which Facebook bought for $1 billion) launch of a new video service to complement their already popular photo service. Of course rival Vine released a few updates to try and keep its use base active and happy. According to their blog and press release,
In effort to develop a stronger local presence, The UPS Store Canada has partnered with Reshift Media for their latest iniatitive that taps the world’s largest social network – Facebook.
We’ve mention in the past that it was only a matter of time before Twitter set up shop in Toronto. With the largest number of Canadian head quarters, an office in Toronto only makes sense. We’ve all known for months that the social network with over 200,000 users will be filling its initial public offer (IPO) very soon. They also set up partnership with Vancouver-based HootSuite.
He recently said good-bye to the team at Olive Media as he was appointed General Manager at AdKnowledge, and he will be appointed to their Facebook advertising management unit called AdParlor. As part of the new role, he will be responsible for the day to day business and oversee the company’s strategy and growth.
eyeReturn shared with us that they have now been able to achieve an 88% reach into the Canadian internet audience will be made public in the comScore interface. These results reinforce the unwavering dominance of the eyeReturn ad ecosystem -
The Ubsioft Canada team have been having a ton of fun with one of their latest creations, Just Dance as they have created a series of on and offline promotions to get consumers into the mood. As they look to the next step, they are getting ready for a nation-wide program aimed at giving university students a well-deserved break from their studies
Heenan Blaikie Gives A Dose Of MAdLaw, Insights Into The Challenges Of Anti-Spam, Copyright & Privacy
Earlier today law firm Heenan Blaikie held their MAdLaw seminar which focused on the latest legal developments in areas including anti-spam, privacy, copyright and advertising to kids. Here are some of the key points from the session:
Ipsos Reid presented their 2012 Most Influential Brands Study as part of FFWD Advertising and Marketing Week, this is the second annual study Ipsos. This year the expanded initiative also included, for the first time, The Most Influential Brand in the World.