Jacqueline's Journal29 Apr, 2009 By: Response Contributor Response This Week
MTV Networks announces five staff members have been promoted from account executive to sales director in its DR/long-form sales group: Jill Toufayan, Shirin Peykar, Jessica Finder, Adam Tucker and Keith Minarik.
Litle & Co., a provider of payment processing solutions for card-not-present merchants, releases “Recurring Transactions Best Practices,” which helps merchants take advantage of recurring transactions by converting traffic into long-term customer relationships and maximize revenue opportunities.
3PL Worldwide, the third-party logistics provider, is increasing its West Coast operations to include a 160,000-square-foot warehouse in Pico Rivera, Calif. The new warehouse is a complement to 3PL Worldwide’s 150,000-square-foot warehouse in Milford, Conn. Together, the two facilities give 3PL Worldwide complete bi-coastal coverage to service direct response, E-commerce and catalog marketers.
Marketing services firm Epsilon announces the hiring of five new marketing executives to the healthcare services practice: Dominique Hurley, Robert Blumenstock, Ziv Yaar, Aaron Gerrick and Susie Emmerling.
Two direct response television commercials by DMN Worldwide LLC are recognized by the 29th Annual Telly Awards, honoring the best local, regional and cable television commercials and programs, as well as video and film productions created for the Web. The awards were given for “Nursery Dads” and “Everywhere You Turn.”
MediaPoint Network, a part of the Inter/Media Group of Companies, launches its new logo and Web site, www.mediapointnetwork.com, which positions the company as the thoroughbred champion of the performance-based advertising business.
TheMerchantsGuide.com releases the third edition of “Understanding Merchant Account Fees,” a guide that provides direct marketers and Web merchants with the expertise to understand and optimize merchant account costs. The guide can be ordered only through the company’s Web site at www.TheMerchantsGuide.com.
Listen Up Espanol, a U.S. Hispanic call center specializing in DRTV, announces six new hires in its Portland, Maine, offices: Sage Okamoto, director of client services; Cory Brennan, account manager; Elana Charlton, account manager; Dan Kaswell, account manager; Amy Roden, client services account manager; and Velma McConnell, client services representatives.
Omni Reliant Inc. and Dream Team Direct Inc. partner to launch the hit U.S. DRTV product, the Dual Saw, in Canada. The partnership includes supplier services as well as campaign management.
InfoPrint Solutions Co. and One2One Communications announce that One2One is now using InfoPrint solutions for its personalized communications printing. InfoPrint and One2One have been leading their industries in customizing direct mail and direct marketing for some of the largest international automotive financial companies and telecommunications agencies.
Stein Mart Inc. will open the first of six new warehouse locations May 4 in Dallas. APL Logistics will manage the 32,000-square-foot operation – along with an Atlanta location that will open this summer – as Stein Mart revolutionizes the way it supplies 280 stores in 30 states.