Thursday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-Detroit’s Victorious Secrets was named the new band. God help us. link

-Boulder-based TDA Advertising & Design hired Arnold alum Ryan Dean Waite as senior copywriter on all accounts.


-BNet chimes in on JetBlue’s challenge of crisis management via social media in the Steve Slater era. link

-Google steps up acquisitions as some internal projects fail. link

-Ad sales on Facebook are expected to reach $1.3 billion in 2010. Meanwhile, MySpace ad sales are expected to plummet. link

-Donald Duck, yep Donald Duck, gets accused of groping. link

-Meanwhile, the Internet giant is partnering with DirecTV to extend its TV ad program. link

-Dying to see SapientNitro’s reel? Well, here you go. link

-DUMBO shop MIR launched an iAd for Citi. link

-Study finds self-regulation of alcohol advertising is working. link

-Euro RSCG hired Lisa Gruber as global communications manager. link

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