Facebook CMO Antonio Lucio is stepping down

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Today’s news: Facebook’s CMO steps down, Complex Networks changes leadership, and GSTV’s advertising pitch.

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Facebook CMO Antonio Lucio is stepping down after nearly 2 years as global marketing chief


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Complex Networks has named new HR and social media heads after investigation into complaints about workplace culture

  • Digital media company Complex Networks named two new department heads amid a reckoning over allegations of unfair treatment of employees.
  • The company has named Krystle Douglas as head of HR and Aia Adriano as head of social media, roles that were previously filled by Jay Salim and Arman Singh Walia.
  • President Christian Baesler announced the promotions over Slack, adding that the company has work to do to fix its culture. “Over the past few weeks, we’ve taken a hard look at ourselves and our organisation, acknowledging some difficult truths about the way we have operated in the past and doing the work to continue creating a more respectful and inclusive culture now and into the future,” he wrote.

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A gas station ad platform says its business is soaring in the pandemic as driving picks up. Here’s the pitch deck it’s using to win advertisers.

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