Playboy is archiving its entire magazine content online for the first time with the launch of a subscription service for the iPad called iPlayboy. Playboy Enterprises, publisher of the adult magazine, has launched the web service today (20 May) to allow users the chance to read and search every issue of its 57-year-old history.
WCRS&Co has parted company with its creative directors Yan Elliott and Luke Williamson.
The pair are leaving the agency without a job to go to, in what WCRS&Co is describing as an “amicable split”.
Admedia, the washroom outdoor media specialist, has appointed contract media company Ink Publishing’s Terry Arnold to the position of client sales manager, replacing Peter White.
In his new role Arnold will be charged with looking after the day-to-day running of the client team who sell Admedia’s products and services to national, local and regional advertisers.
JP MORGAN PRIVATE BANK
JP Morgan’s private banking unit will announce on Monday it has hired three senior bankers for a newly created London-based team to focus on ultra-rich clients in Scandinavia.
MIZUHO FINANCIAL GROUP
Japan’s second-largest bank said it will appoint Yasuhiro Sato, its current head of Mizuho Corporate Bank, as the group’s president.
INVESTEC CAPITAL MARKETS
The unit of Investec Bank Ltd said it appointed Anand Ramachandran and Peter Watson in its Aircraft Finance team.
PERMAL INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT SERVICES
The UK-based asset management firm appointed Paul Jeffries to its UK institutional business team. Jeffries will join the company on June 01.