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Reporter — Advertising Age

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Sprint Names Kevin Crull CMO

adage.com — Exec Left Bell Media in April After Admitting to Trying to Influence Coverage of Subsidiary Sprint has named Kevin Crull its new chief marketing officer. Mr. Crull, a Canadian media and broadcast executive, will be responsible for all products and services, advertising, customer acquisition and retention, and all digital and social efforts, according to a statement.

'Letterman' Finale Gets Largest Audience Since December 2005

adage.com — Initial Numbers Top Leno's Farewell From NBC's 'Tonight Show' David Letterman drew his largest audience since December 2005 in his final show as the reigning late-night host on CBS. The "Late Show with David Letterman" produced a preliminary rating of 9.3 among local stations, outdrawing even prime-time telecasts on Wednesday, the network said in an e- mailed statement.

MDC, Doner Launch Multicultural Shop Cultura

adage.com — Holding Company Hasn't Been a Player in U.S. Hispanic Market Two weeks after Omnicom's GSD&M and LatinWorks partnered to launch Hispanic agency Sibling, MDC Partners is making its own move, setting up Cultura United Agency with Doner, another MDC shop.

Jen Aniston Is Just Like You, Burns Toast in Aveeno Spot

adage.com — Every weekday, we bring you the Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots, new and trending TV commercials tracked by iSpot.tv, a company that catalogs, tags and measures activity around TV ads in real time. The New Releases here ran on TV for the first time yesterday.

Viral Video Chart 05.18.15

adage.com — Considering the web's fascination with puppies and drones, it's no surprise that a spot featuring puppies delivered by drones has landed on the Viral Video Chart, which tracks views of campaigns in the week ending each Sunday, as compiled by Visible Measures.

KFC Resurrects Colonel Sanders

adage.com — Work From Wieden Includes Darrell Hammond as the Colonel Fast food chains can't seem to be getting enough of resurrecting dormant mascots. First McDonald's brought back a slimmed-down Hamburglar for a limited-time promotion, and now KFC, which is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year, is bringing back Colonel Sanders, who has been dead for nearly 35 years.

Mullen Lowe Group Names Lee Newman Its U.S. CEO

adage.com — Former Ogilvy Chicago President Also Ran Wieden & Kennedy Amsterdam Lee Newman, president at Ogilvy's Chicago office, has been named the U.S. CEO for the newly formed Mullen Lowe Group, two weeks after the merger of Interpublic's Mullen and Lowe.

Pinterest Unveils New Suite of Ad Products

adage.com — New Services Include In-House Creative, Audience Targeting, New Pricing, Cinematic Pins Pinterest has named its first general manager of monetization and is adding services and products to its Promoted Pins platform, including an in-house creative arm called Pin Factory, new pricing structures, improved audience targeting and animated "Cinematic Pins."

Negotiating Skills Run in the Family in New Priceline Spot

adage.com — Every weekday, we bring you the Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots, new and trending TV commercials tracked by iSpot.tv, a company that catalogs, tags and measures activity around TV ads in real time. The New Releases here ran on TV for the first time over the weekend.

FTC: RadioShack Sale of Data Could Be Unlawful

adage.com — RadioShack Corp.'s planned sale of customer data as part of its bankruptcy case could violate federal law, according to the Federal Trade Commission, which wants conditions placed on the deal. RadioShack collected personal information about millions of consumers and promised the data wouldn't be sold, the agency said in a letter dated May 16 that was made public Monday.
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May 22, 2015

3 major media reviews in less than 24 hours. VW, Sony and now J&J adage.com/article/agency…

May 22, 2015

Matt Lauer Waits In Parking Garage For Anonymous Source On Parenting Trends theonion.com/r/50499 via @theonion

May 19, 2015

According to KFC press release, the colonel has had many gigs, including fireman, insurance salesman and ...amateur obstetrician...???

May 19, 2015

KFC resurrects the Colonel, played by SNL alum Darrell Hammond adage.com/article/cmo-st…

May 19, 2015

RT @adage: Pinterest unveils flurry of ad products, names its first monetization exec bit.ly/1LhhGgT

May 19, 2015

RT @adage: Newly formed Mullen Lowe Group goes outside Mullen and Lowe to name a U.S. CEO bit.ly/1S6Zb3p

May 13, 2015

Maybe the greatest moment ever on Sesame Street. Happy birthday, Stevie Wonder youtube.com/watch?v=-qz9Fj…

May 13, 2015

@PlayStation can someone please get back to me? your media site is still not working

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