August has been appointed to work on creative producer Artichoke's LUMIERE festivals. This year the event will form the finale of Derry-Londonderry's City of Culture programme and will also return to Durham for the third time. Read more »
Foodservice Consultants Society International (FCSI) today announced the launch of the website foodserviceconsultant.org to coincide with the release of the new quarterly print magazine Foodservice Consultant. Read more »
On 22 Jan digital publishing platform provider Mag+ invited iOS developers to crack open its code and build new Mag+ reader apps. The "Unleash the Content, Build Your Dream App," contest makes available Mag+'s new iOS App Software Development Kit (SDK) to developers worldwide on a non-commercial license to allow them to re-imagine the platform's reader app. More than $20,000 in cash and prizes will be awarded to three innovative apps built with the SDK. Registration for the contest opens today, and the development window for the contest runs from Feb. 8 to Feb. 22 at midnight EST. Read more »
The AAR are running a six week course for people that are new to agency new business. The course is designed to help bring the next generation of new business folk in agencies up to speed.
Members of the CMA are able to sign up at a discounted rate of £1,000 for each attendee (normal rate for non-AAR subscribers is £1,250). Read more »
This week John Brown joins the VIP (Very Important Pets) Club with Pets at Home, Golfbreaks.com hires August to content campaign, ContentPlus unveils new branding and website, the Publishing & Media Expo Keynote programme has been announced, and Twitter launches Vine. Read more »