Digital Media Briefs: AgaMatrix, WaveSense, Corbett Accel, Twitter and Sudler & Hennessey
Geoffrey Melick, formerly of Corbett Accel, joined Tribune Company as SVP health, in which he will head health advertising and oversee Healthkey.com. Melick was EVP/interactive marketing and e-innovation at Corbett Accel. Tribune publishes The Chicago Tribune and The LA Times, along with several other newspapers, and operates a broadcast mini-empire.
Has Twitter jumped the shark? Figures from data firms Compete and Quantcast suggest that it may have plateaued stateside, with US unique users having peaked around mid-year and inched down since. Outside the US, however, the number of unique users continues to soar.
Sudler & Hennessey hired Shane Kennedy as EVP, managing director of Sudler Digital. Kennedy was director of US marketing & business development for Elateral in London and chief marketing officer for Conclusive Marketing.