-The Dubai Lynx changed its name from “International Advertising Festival” to “International Festival of Creativity.” link
-If C-Span doesn’t have to adjust volume on its ads, why should the rest of the cable industry? link
-Director Carolyn Corben signed with Los Angeles prodco TWC Films for exclusive representation in the US.
– Crispin Porter + Bogusky alum John Herman has joined media strategy and planning agency pohmedia as assistant media director. As a result, Herman reunites with current pohmedia president Jim Poh, who worked with the former on BMW Mini while at CP+B.
-Walmart’s “smack talk” duo Nick and Steve return, with Marshall Faulk in tow, to promote Madden NFL 13 in a new campaign from the Martin Agency.
-Who’s ready to celebrate iPhone 5 Day?! link