Tuesday Odds and Ends


By Kiran Aditham Comment

-Hamish McLennan talked to Bloomberg Businessweek about stepping down from his global chairman/CEO post at Y&R. link

-Apple sues Amazon over the use of the term “App Store.” Yeesh. link

-Speaking of Apple, is Microsoft trying to steal Steve Jobs & Co.’s thunder with its new Asus ads? Good luck with that. link

-Draftfcb NY won the USSA’s U.S. Freeskiing account.

-Euro RSCG Edge was named online media AOR for CarMD.

-Digital ad firm SocialVibe raised $20 million in its latest funding round. link

-LinkedIn has hit the 100 million member mark. link

-DDB Asia-Pacific was named 2011 Network of the Year at AdFest. link