Thursday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-Report: Facebook’s IPO is set for May 17, the value: $100 billion. link

-MEC’s Entertainment division has appointed Susan Claxton as senior partner of content.


-re:think studios was involved with a new spot promoting ESPN’s coverage of NFL Draft Day (above).

Fast Company offers its nine most creative uses of Pinterest. link

-Hillman Curtis, who was principal/CCO of his own digital design/production firm of the same name, passed away this week.

-Sprint is embroiled in a $300 million suit in the state of New York over alleged tax fraud. link

-Who here is watching/has watched the live stream of the D&AD Awards? link

-Foursquare is plotting to launch its new advertising platform in June. link