MediaDailyNews Issues for February 2012

MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012
IPG Doubles Net Profit, Gets S&P Upgrade
The Post-PC Era - Are We There Yet?
Gannett Names Murcko President, Sales
Cablevision Revs Up 7%, Gains In Telco Unit
Radio Stations Flock To Marketron Mobile Platform
Meredith Taps Marathon Ventures To Rep 'Better'
Daytona Races Into Fox's Best Monday Showing
NYC Cites Elevator Company, Y&R In Woman's Death
Time Warner Hopes Consumers Drive TV Everywhere Dollars
Time Inc. Taps News Corp.'s Everett As Coms Chief
Telemundo Taps Nielsen's Darfield To Lead Research, Insights
4A's Taps DAA's Kosmala For It's Government Team
TED Unveils 'Ads Worth Spreading' (So We Are)
ANA Calls For 'Do Not Sell' Domain Registry
MediaDailyNews - Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012
Online TV Shows Go From Nice-To-Have To Expect-To-See, Social Sharing Becoming A Must
Cable Nets Enjoy Rev Growth, Better CPM Returns
Oscars Score Uptick In Ratings, Social Buzz
Global Ad Spend Forecast To Jump 5%
Schuchardt To SVP DIgital Sales, MSLO
'WaPo' Launches Politics iPad App
Addendum: Nielsen Claims Other Advertisers Paying For Online Campaign Ratings
MDC: Revs Spike Due To M&A
Scott's Miracle-Gro Keeps MEC As Media Agency
Charter Completes EBIF Rollout To Permit Interactive Advertising
Gray's Prather: Operators Paying More For Stations
'FT' Pay Wall Bolsters Revs
MediaDailyNews - Monday, Feb. 27, 2012
And The Winner Is.. Cinema Ads: Brain Research Shows They're More Emotionally Engaging Than TV Spots
Nielsen Gains Big Lever In Push To Become The Online Ad Currency: Unilever
Readers Digest Assn. Cuts 40 Staffers
Maxus Names Porter A/P Trading Head
Fields To EVP At Horizon, Eyes DR Unit's Growth
Fidelity Uses Big Think To Get Investors To Turn, Go To Video, Share With Others
Clear Channel Crafts New Brand Image
'Los Angeles Times' To Charge For Online Content
Scripps Reports TV Gains, Newspapers Slide
Crown's Hallmark Channels Tune Into 13% Gains
IPG Boasts 8% Rev Growth
WaPo Dives 10%, Hits Across Divisions
Univision Discusses Cable Partnerships, TV Biz Up
MediaDailyNews - Friday, Feb. 24, 2012
Gannett Plans Paywalls For Community Papers
U.S. Ad Exec Confidence Remains Near Recent High, Digital Still Dominates
Hogan To Chair, Clear Channel Media
Media General Considers Divesting Some Newspapers
Gyro Names Postaer ECD, San Francisco
Liberty QVC Enjoys 6% Bounce, Starz Dips In 2011
Legal Settlements Rocketed TiVo's Revs
Dish's Blockbuster Buy Ups Q4 Revs 13%
Mag Bag: Hearst, Style Coalition Expand Partnership
Initiative Raises $1.5M For Children's Charity
NCM Expects Modest Growth For 3D Ads, Holds Upfront
The Eye In The Sky
MediaDailyNews - Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012
U.S. Leading Global Ad Recovery: Data Shows Europe, Asia Stabilizing
Canoe Drops ITV Mission, Most Staff To Focus On VOD Ad Initiatives
SK+G Named Baha-Mar AOR
Cablers Cite ESPN, Disney As Key To Selling Services
Food Network Bakes Behavioral Into Email
Conan's Contract Extended Through 2014
Google Moves Into Traditional TV, Files For Cable Franchise
NBC Gains Steam, 'Loser' Gains
Major League Fishing Adds A-B To Sponsorship Roster
Goodyear, ESPN Let Basketball Fans Pick Blimp Winner
MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012
Online Privacy Is A Brand Issue
Interactive, Addressable Ads Slow To Impact Marketplace
NCM Media Networks Holds First Upfront
Comcast Debuts Xfinity
Mullen Lands U.S. Cellular
CiCI's Pizza Launches TV, Digital Campaign
Comcast Strikes Indy Network Deal
Clear Channel Media Registers 5% Uptick
A.H. Belo Ad Revs Sink 5%
Study Links TV Content To Ad Value
Droga5 Adds Two+ Investors: Silverman, Pittman, Others
MediaDailyNews - Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012
John Dimling Speaks For Attribution, Former Nielsen Chief Goes From C3 Ratings To C3 Metrics
Newman Named President, Ogilvy Chicago
Presentation Skills Workshop: Helpful Pointers
Viggle Acquires Loyalize To Engage Live TV Viewers On Mobile
Radio Holds Steady For 2011
RFI Ads Up Engagement For Interactive TV
MPG Snags MediaVest's Warren, Hopes To Make Some Rain
Knology Passes Retrans Charges To Cable Customers
Non-Turner Subs Pay To Stream NCAA Tourney
Publicis, Dentsu Sever Strategic Alliance
'Idol' Loses Reins On Ratings, Bested By "Bang'
The Next Agency Holding Co.: APCO, Acquires StrawberryFrog
MediaDailyNews - Friday, Feb. 17, 2012
ANA: TV Media Budgets Up, Aided By STB Data
Radio: America's Forever Companion
Lin Also Scores TV, Social Media Win
TV Dominates Multiscreen World
Horizon Taps MediaVest's Fields, Will Oversee Siemens, Columbus
Arby's Rebounds With Engaging Multiscreen Ad Strategy
Ad Tracking Goes Digital, Could Save $1B
Discovery Posts 9% Gains In '11 Revs
Publicis Buys Back From Dentsu, Holding Companies Continue JVs
DirecTV Gains In Revenue, Subscribers
Mag Bag: 'Domino' Returns With Special Edition
See You Tuesday
Being A Target Inside Of Target
MediaDailyNews - Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012
Omnicom Group Takes Resolution Global To Optimize Data, Search
New OOH Buy Mortgages The House, Literally
Twentieth TV Names Wussler VP, Sales
TV Retrans Fees Soar 27%
Digital Viewing Of Traditional TV Rises
Spike TV Digs For Buried Treasure
Despite Q4 Slips, Comcast, NBC Revs Up For 2011
Oscar Advertisers Include Movie Studios, MetLife
CBS' Ad Base Holds Steady, Retrans Sees Uptick
Testing: Industry Wants Cross-Platform Metrics For Video
Travel Channel To Debut 3 New Series
MediaDailyNews - Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012
Making Noise: A Conversation With Combe's Tom Cunniff
Starcom Vet Boothe Named Spark CEO
Omnicom Revs Rocket 10.6% In 2011
So Much More Than An Ad
Correction: Union Bank Hasn't Selected Media Partners
To Win Some Hearts, Agency Makes A Play For The Sole (Two At A Time)
S&S Australia WIns Big W
Digital Radio Overcomes Major Ad Hurdle, Pandora Fails To Get Out Of Black Box
Arbitron To Measure Radio Streaming, Regain MRC Accreditation
Akoo Acquires Theater For DOOH Network
Oscars Avoid Ad Clutter, Estimated $1.7M Per 30-Second Spot
NBC's 'Voice,' 'Smash' Beat CBS
Florio To Advanstar Fashion Group CEO
OTT TV Numbers RIsing