Wednesday, January 16, 2013
  • Nielsen: Q3 Ad Spend Spiked By Olympics, Political, Auto Dollars

    Strong revenues from the Summer Olympics, automobile, and U.S. political advertising helped push up global spending by 4.3% in the third quarter of 2012. … Read the whole story

  • Sony Settles With 'Kevin Butler' Actor Over Bridgestone TV Ad

    Sony Computer Entertainment has settled its breach of contract court fight with the actor Jerry Lambert. Lambert portrayed the "Kevin Butler" character that was … Read the whole story

  • OWN Seeking Big Ratings Boost From Lance Armstrong Interview

    OWN's upcoming "Oprah's Next Chapter" shows focused on Lance Armstrong this week could send the network's viewership to record levels -- raising its prime-time … Read the whole story

  • Dentsu's Partilla Joins Olson As CEO

    Advertising and marketing veteran John Partilla has joined Minneapolis-based independent ad shop Olson as CEO. Partilla succeeds Kevin DiLorenzo, a 10-year Olson veteran who … Read the whole story

  • More Print Ad Declines Coming

    Last year was bad for print and this year won't be much better, according to the Advertising Consensus Forecast from the World Advertising Research … Read the whole story

  • ESPN 3D Returning To Telco Distributor

    After dropping ESPN 3D two years ago, the network will be returning to AT&T U-Verse as part of a broad distribution agreement with Disney. … Read the whole story

  • CBS Comedies Boost Early Midseason Monday Night

    CBS continues to roll on Monday as all networks fully start up new programming for midseason. All CBS shows are either up or even … Read the whole story

  • The Wrong Kind Of Future?

    The year has commenced with its usual future-fest in the form of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The show has its ups … Read the whole story