Jacqueline's Journal 4-21-1021 Apr, 2010 By: Jacqueline Renfrow Response This Week
Designed for home cooking enthusiasts who want to save time and energy in the kitchen, Hearthware Home Products introduces www.NuWaveCookingClub.com, a new interactive Web site for the company’s bestselling NuWave Oven.
Independent advertising agency, Bradley and Montgomery (BaM) announces that the site created for sister company Fizziology has been nominated for Best Guides/Ratings/Reviews Web site in the 14th Annual Webby Awards. Hailed as the Internet’s highest honor by the New York Times, The Webby Awards is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet.
Flowers Communications Group (FCG) appoints Christina Crawford as vice president.
Rich Abend is appointed to the position of vice president of new business ventures for the media and marketing division of Active Networks. Abend has been with Active for four years and most recently was vice president of integrated marketing sales.
VerticalResponse Inc., a provider of self-service E-mail marketing, online survey and direct mail solutions for small businesses, announces a year-over-year revenue growth of 38 percent from 2008 to 2009. The company also achieved its fifth straight year of profitability in 2009.
GSI Commerce Inc. is holding its annual client summit on April 21-22 at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in New York City. The summit will provide insight on how the Internet is changing the retail industry and the strategies that executives from leading retailers and brands are implementing to adapt to these changes. Also, GSI entered into a software distribution and license agreement with Intershop Communications AG, a German-based provider of E-commerce software for enterprise clients. In addition, the company appoints Jim MacIntyre to lead the global E-commerce technology products and services and Chris Saridakis to CEO of marketing services management.
Lisa Clarke is named president of RALLY marketing. Clarke has been with RALLY since 2007 and has served as vice president of operations and COO.
AuriQ Systems, a Web analytics and network management solutions provider, has partnered with the Birt-Noguchi Index, a customer analytics and media planning consultancy, to release Mobile Constellations, the first mobile targeting ad-serving solution platform offering real-time visibility of Japanese cell phone users when in session as they surf the Web.
Loyalty Lab Inc. welcomes executive Keith Rose to its management team. As president, Rose will be solely responsible for driving the financial and market growth of the company.
Hipcricket, the one-stop mobile marketing and advertising company that empowers brands, agencies and media properties to engage customers, announces the expansion of its mobile advertising network for brands and media companies to reach a nationwide database of opted-in consumers via SMS and mobile display ads in applications and on the mobile Web.