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Buzzy TV-measurement firm VideoAmp cuts staff and revenue projections due to the impact of the coronavirus crisis
TV adtech firm VideoAmp has laid off 10% of its 200-person staff due to the impact...TV adtech firm VideoAmp has laid off 10% of its 200-person staff due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a source familiar with the matter. CEO Ross McCray said the firm has also reduced its expected revenue growth this year to 30% to 50% year-over-year, down from growth of 150% for the past three years. VideoAmp is one of a handful...
The first 'Marlboro Man' on television died after never smoking a day in his life. Other cigarette mascots have met a different fate.
Robert Norris, the first Marlboro Man to appear on television, died at age 90. Norris served...Robert Norris, the first Marlboro Man to appear on television, died at age 90. Norris served as the popular icon for Marlboro cigarettes for more than decade, though he was never a smoker. He quit the campaign due to concerns that he was setting a bad example for his children. At least five men who appeared in Marlboro advertisements have died of smoking-related illnesses....