Wednesday Morning Stir

By Kiran Aditham Comment

-Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz was fired over the phone. Ouch. link

-Pittsburgh-based Brunner introduces us to the Handwarmer for Zippo (above).

-Sony appointed global independent agency iris to launch its new FST-SH2000 mini system throughout Latin America.

-Samsonite picked up the Advertiser of the Year prize at the Spikes Asia 2011. link

-NYC-based agency MKTG INC promoted Paul Trager to CFO.

-Consumerist has extended its “Worst Ad in America” nominations period. link