BEIJING - Motorola has appointed former Ogilvy VP Peony Wu to head interactive and e-commerce for its mobile devices across Asia-Pacific.
HONG KONG - The Hong Kong Trade Development Council has selected DraftFCB to harmonise its corporate identity and key advertising campaigns, following a multi-agency tender.
SINGAPORE - Yehey, a Filipino internet portal, has appointed Singapore-based digital shop Reap Media to develop a virtual world, following a competitive pitch begun over eight months ago.
SINGAPORE - MediaCom Interaction has beefed up its Asia-Pacific team with the hire of Rahul Vasdevu as senior manager for regional clients, reporting to Wendy France (pictured).
BEIJING - Motorola has launched a new digital drive for its new Moto Q device, unveiling online icon Tuzki as the new brand ambassador.
BEIJING - OgilvyOne China has unveiled two new hires to support the arrival of Wang Daqing, who takes on China responsibilities of recently-departed Dirk Eschenbacher (Media, 9 August).
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