Jacqueline's Journal30 Sep, 2009 By: Jacqueline Renfrow Response This Week
9-30-2009 Jacqueline's Journal
Amy Stran is named program host at QVC. Stran joined QVC in February and will continue to present product information, conduct demonstrations and interact with on-air guests, celebrities and viewers during the network’s live broadcast.
Visible World, a provider of targeted television advertising solutions, and Tumri Inc., a company making display ads, are partnering to deliver advanced advertising solutions for online video. Advertisers using the Tumri platform will now have the ability to dynamically customize and target their video ads easily and efficiently through Visible World’s automated end-to-end system.
TARGUSinfo announces that Anna Zornosa, executive vice president of The Cobalt Group and general manager of its Dealix division, is awarded the 2009 Market Leadership Award. Zornosa received the award during a ceremony at the fourth annual Online Lead Quality Summit, an event for senior executives in the interactive marketing industry.
Singapore-based NOL Group, parent company of container shipping leader APL, opens its new American headquarters in Phoenix, relocating from Oakland, Calif.
Thane Direct has won the 2009 Best Product of the Year award from the Electronic Retailing Association (ERA), as well as awards for Best International DRTV Production and Best Female Presenter. Thane won Best Product of the Year for its globally-popular “3 Minute Legs” campaign, the Best International DRTV Production category for “Total Vibes” and Best Female Presenter for Jaynie Roberts and her performance in the infomercial campaign for “Slim ’N Lift Supreme Comfort.”
Automated Fulfillment Systems Inc. (AFS), a member of the Dream Team Direct Marketing Alliance, is awarded the contract from OmniReliant Holdings Inc. for the Canadian fulfillment of the U.S. hit hardware product, the DualSaw.