Wednesday Morning Stir

By Kiran Aditham 

-NBC Artworks and Nathan Love explain the origins of the Peacock Network’s logo (above).

-The Advertising Club inducted five new board members including Google industry director/financial Jerry Canning, AOL VP/Eastern sales Tim Castelli, AmEx exec Marie Devlin, TargetCast president Audrey Siegel and JetBlue SVP/marketing & commercial strategy Marty St. George.

-Disney acquires game developer Playdom. link

-Omniture founder and former CEO Josh James is leaving Adobe less than a year after the latter company purchased his for $1.8 billion. link

-Shocker: The Advertising Standards Authority bans another ad, this time a BMW print execution from WCRS. link

-Target angers gay customers by supporting a conservative politician. link

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