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IAB Announces Full Agenda for its Annual Leadership Meeting Jan. 22-24 in Marco Island, Florida

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

NEW YORK, Jan. 12, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB), the digital media and marketing trade association, today unveiled the final schedule for its Annual Leadership Meeting (ALM), taking place from January 22-24 in Marco Island, Florida.

Key Points: 
  • "ALM has been and continues to be the epicenter of the digital economy, surfacing hotly-debated topics facing the ecosystem at large.
  • IAB is the association that brings together the full digital ecosystem.
  • ALM is where we set the year's agenda, driving the direction of the industry," said David Cohen, Chief Executive Officer, IAB.
  • "Attendees will gain critical insight and perspective on important topics including measurement, privacy, the streaming revolution, sustainability, and the emerging metaverse.

Genius Brands Consolidates Consumer Platforms Under Newly Created ‘Genius Networks’

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Concurrently, Genius Brands has promoted Todd Steinman to spearhead the newly created business unit as President, Genius Networks.

Key Points: 
  • Concurrently, Genius Brands has promoted Todd Steinman to spearhead the newly created business unit as President, Genius Networks.
  • Genius Brands launched Kartoon Channel!
  • Additionally Genius Brands acquired Ameba TV, a pioneering children’s Amazon Prime Video Channel and SVOD service.
  • Prior to Genius Brands, he served as Vice President in the Direct to Consumer division at The Walt Disney Company, which included Disney+ during its launch.

Ideal Image Announces Sharon M. Leite as CEO

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Monday, January 9, 2023

Ms. Leite will succeed David Prokupek, the Company’s current CEO who will continue with the Company as an advisor.

Key Points: 
  • Ms. Leite will succeed David Prokupek, the Company’s current CEO who will continue with the Company as an advisor.
  • In her new role as CEO of Ideal Image, Ms. Leite will drive brand strategy, accelerate the development of talent, create a best-in-class organizational culture, manage the Company’s resources and operations and partner with the Company’s board of directors.
  • There is tremendous opportunity to reimagine the brand in the dynamic aesthetics, beauty and wellness categories,” said Sharon Leite.
  • Sharon shares our vision of making Ideal Image the brand of choice for aesthetic services,” said Marc Magliacano, Ideal Image Chairman and a Managing Partner in L Catterton's Flagship Fund.

Yas Island Abu Dhabi announces 'World's Best Job' competition for its next ambassador

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

ABU DHABI, UAE, Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Kevin Hart, CIO of Yas Island, has just announced that applications are open to the public for the 'World's Best Job', a chance to become Yas Island Abu Dhabi's next ambassador. The chosen candidate, if deemed "Hart-worthy", stands a chance to win an unbeatable package including a $100,000 'salary', a luxury hotel stay, exclusive world-class entertainment experiences across Yas Island Abu Dhabi and much more. Applications are open from January 9 – 23 and budding candidates can send in their video applications on hireme.yasisland.com, before a jury selects a shortlist of five by January 26.

Key Points: 
  • ABU DHABI, UAE, Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Kevin Hart, CIO of Yas Island, has just announced that applications are open to the public for the 'World's Best Job', a chance to become Yas Island Abu Dhabi's next ambassador.
  • The chosen candidate, if deemed "Hart-worthy", stands a chance to win an unbeatable package including a $100,000 'salary', a luxury hotel stay, exclusive world-class entertainment experiences across Yas Island Abu Dhabi and much more.
  • With no shortage of exhilarating experiences in store, Yas Island Abu Dhabi promises the winner a $100,000 prize to start, in addition to a Business Class flight to Abu Dhabi.
  • Last but not least, the winner will be granted two Yas Theme Parks Gold Annual Passes, for unlimited access to Yas Island's award-winning theme parks, including Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld and Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi.

Yas Island Abu Dhabi announces 'World's Best Job' competition for its next ambassador

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

ABU DHABI, UAE, Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Kevin Hart, CIO of Yas Island, has just announced that applications are open to the public for the 'World's Best Job', a chance to become Yas Island Abu Dhabi's next ambassador. The chosen candidate, if deemed "Hart-worthy", stands a chance to win an unbeatable package including a $100,000 'salary', a luxury hotel stay, exclusive world-class entertainment experiences across Yas Island Abu Dhabi and much more. Applications are open from January 9 – 23 and budding candidates can send in their video applications on hireme.yasisland.com, before a jury selects a shortlist of five by January 26.

Key Points: 
  • ABU DHABI, UAE, Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Kevin Hart, CIO of Yas Island, has just announced that applications are open to the public for the 'World's Best Job', a chance to become Yas Island Abu Dhabi's next ambassador.
  • The chosen candidate, if deemed "Hart-worthy", stands a chance to win an unbeatable package including a $100,000 'salary', a luxury hotel stay, exclusive world-class entertainment experiences across Yas Island Abu Dhabi and much more.
  • With no shortage of exhilarating experiences in store, Yas Island Abu Dhabi promises the winner a $100,000 prize to start, in addition to a Business Class flight to Abu Dhabi.
  • Last but not least, the winner will be granted two Yas Theme Parks Gold Annual Passes, for unlimited access to Yas Island's award-winning theme parks, including Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, Yas Waterworld and Warner Bros. World™ Abu Dhabi.

EQS-News: Vectron Systems AG: Vectron takes over acardo

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Sunday, January 22, 2023

Münster, December 30, 2022: Vectron Systems AG (Vectron), a leading provider of intelligent, digitized POS systems consisting of hardware, software and cloud services, with a focus on the food service and bakery industries, today acquired 100% of acardo group ag as well as 100% of acardo activation GmbH (together acardo).

Key Points: 
  • Münster, December 30, 2022: Vectron Systems AG (Vectron), a leading provider of intelligent, digitized POS systems consisting of hardware, software and cloud services, with a focus on the food service and bakery industries, today acquired 100% of acardo group ag as well as 100% of acardo activation GmbH (together acardo).
  • For example, 20 years ago the company introduced electronic coupon clearing in Germany for the first time and connected various checkout systems in the process.
  • Most recently, acardo has been able to benefit from the increasing digitization in the retail sector.
  • With Vectron, we have the best partner to quickly introduce our couponing solutions in these industries, which are new to us.

VideoAmp and Warner Bros. Discovery Announce Audience Measurement Agreement

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Tuesday, January 3, 2023

Discovery ecosystem will benefit from VideoAmp’s cross-platform, advanced audience and outcome measurement with planning capabilities powered by the commingling of set-top box and smart TV data.

Key Points: 
  • Discovery ecosystem will benefit from VideoAmp’s cross-platform, advanced audience and outcome measurement with planning capabilities powered by the commingling of set-top box and smart TV data.
  • Born out of the industry demand for holistic, reliable, cross-screen measurement, this agreement enables Warner Bros.
  • Discovery and VideoAmp is a step forward in better third-party measurement for the industry.
  • This deal includes VideoAmp providing a full measurement suite to Warner Bros.

The Nation Celebrates Elvis Presley’s Birthday With Gifts for Fans, From Graceland and Coast to Coast

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Tuesday, January 3, 2023

All above screenings will take place at 5:00 PM local time except Los Angeles, which begins at 4:00 PM PST.

Key Points: 
  • All above screenings will take place at 5:00 PM local time except Los Angeles, which begins at 4:00 PM PST.
  • Memphis, home to Presley’s beloved Graceland, will also host an afternoon screening at 2:00 p.m. in the estate’s Guest House Theater for fans in town for Elvis’s Birthday Celebration.
  • A big thank you to audiences who made ELVIS the number one original title of 2022, and especially to Elvis’s fans—both old and new.
  • 75), moderated by SiriusXM host Jess Cagle
    RCA Records will drop the never-before-released full-length mash-up track from ELVIS: Britney Spears x Elvis Presley “Toxic Las Vegas: Jamieson Shaw Remix” on 1/6/23
    Finally, can you move like Elvis?

Graceland To Unveil New Exhibition About The Making of Baz Luhrmann’s ELVIS Film

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Tuesday, December 20, 2022

Graceland will unveil a new exhibition titled “The Making of ELVIS ” to celebrate the movie’s worldwide success.

Key Points: 
  • Graceland will unveil a new exhibition titled “The Making of ELVIS ” to celebrate the movie’s worldwide success.
  • It will be unveiled on Elvis’ birthday, January 8th, 2023, at Elvis Presley’s Memphis and remain in place until September 4th.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20221220005221/en/
    Graceland To Unveil New Exhibition About The Making of Baz Luhrmann’s ELVIS Film (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Highlights of the exhibition will include behind-the-scenes videos of the making of the film, including videos shot while researching Memphis and Tupelo, the sets build in Australia, and rehearsals, plus handwritten notes, drafts of scripts, storyboards, and more.
  • Fans attending Elvis’ Birthday Celebration will have the opportunity to be among the first to see the new exhibition as part of a First-Access Elvis Movie Exhibition Package offering on January 7th.

INTERNATIONAL DELIGHT® PIVOTS WITH THE RELEASE OF NEW FRIENDS MANHATTAN HAZELNUT MOCHA CREAMER

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Tuesday, January 3, 2023

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Jan. 3, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Cue the fountain and pop open the umbrellas! International Delight, one of the country's leading coffee creamer brands, is transporting coffee lovers from their kitchen tables to the most iconic orange couch in sitcom history with NEW limited-edition FRIENDS Manhattan Hazelnut Mocha creamer, in partnership with Warner Bros. Discovery Global Consumer Products. Inspired by Central Perk's Manhattan Mocha coffee, which eagle eye FRIENDS superfans may have spotted on the famed coffee shop's chalkboard menu, the boldly flavored creamer features hints of hazelnut, mouthfuls of mocha and all the excitement of Manhattan. One sip and you'll be thinking: Hazelnut? Good. Mocha? Gooood.

Key Points: 
  • International Delight, one of the country's leading coffee creamer brands, is transporting coffee lovers from their kitchen tables to the most iconic orange couch in sitcom history with NEW limited-edition FRIENDS Manhattan Hazelnut Mocha creamer, in partnership with Warner Bros.
  • Inspired by Central Perk's Manhattan Mocha coffee, which eagle eye FRIENDS superfans may have spotted on the famed coffee shop's chalkboard menu, the boldly flavored creamer features hints of hazelnut, mouthfuls of mocha and all the excitement of Manhattan.
  • FRIENDS Hazelnut Mocha marks International Delight's third limited-edition creamer collaboration with Warner Bros. in just two years.
  • With new FRIENDS Hazelnut Mocha, International Delight continues to prove its leadership in both flavor mashups and relevant pop-culture offerings.