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  1. Johnny Wright, Tom Corson on Making Justin Timberlake the Year's Best-Selling Artist (Q&A)

    October 09, 2013 3:58 PM EDT Johnny Wright estimates he was the first partner of Justin Timberlake to learn that his star management client had finally recorded new music, in mid-2012. Gary Tobey, CEO of Target’s media buying firm Haworth, was “probably the third or fourt ...

  2. How Justin Timberlake Became an Unofficial Sales Exec for iHeartRadio Fest: Q&A With Clear Channel Connections' Greg Glenday (Exclusive)

    September 20, 2013 1:15 PM EDT Tickets to Clear Channel’s third annual IHeartRadio Music Festival this weekend aren’t the only part of the two-day spectacle that are sold out -- sponsor activity is at an all-time high, too. More than 14 blue-chip brands are prepping major on ...

  3. CTIA Wireless Assoc. Kicks Off Annual Trade Show With Mobile Wallets

    May 08, 2012 7:20 AM EDT NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- CTIA Wireless, the U.S. cellphone industry's annual trade show that starts Tuesday, is drawing heavy participation not just from the cellphone industry, but from MasterCard, Visa, and other companies in the business of mov ...

  4. Paty Cantu Partners with Univision, MasterCard

    June 21, 2011 7:10 AM EDT Univision Communications and MasterCard have partnered with a music artist-Mexican pop singer Paty Cantu-to be the new face of Univision's MasterCard Prepaid Card and also, to appear on a series of spots for MasterCard's "Priceless& ...

  5. Google to Unveil Mobile Payments Thursday: Source

    May 25, 2011 7:35 AM EDT Google Inc will take the wraps off a mobile payment system on Thursday that lets consumers pay at checkout with phones instead of cards, a source said, hoping to beat Visa and others to the punch. The Internet search and advertising leader will wo ...

  6. Alejandro Fernandez Gets Grammy Spotlight

    August 04, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Mexican superstar Alejandro Fernandez will be the featured artist at the Recording Academy’s first international Latin Grammy Artists Revealed show, taking place Sept. 1 in Mexico City. This is only the third Grammy Artists Revealed show, and the ...

  7. MasterCard Campaign Offers Free UMG Downloads

    July 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT MasterCard this week launched a campaign with an extensive music component. As part of a new campaign dubbed "Roots of Rock" from New York ad agency McCann-Erickson the credit card maker is offering MasterCard holders free downloads from ...

  8. McFly, Others To Perform At Brits Nominees Party

    January 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST Three emerging British acts will perform live at the nominations launch in London next Monday (Jan. 10) for the 25th BRIT Awards show, branded BRITs25 with MasterCard. Three emerging British acts will perform live at the nominations launch in Lond ...

  9. McFly, Others To Perform At Brits Nominees Party

    January 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST Three emerging British acts will perform live at the nominations launch in London next Monday (Jan. 10) for the 25th BRIT Awards show, branded BRITs25 with MasterCard. Three emerging British acts will perform live at the nominations launch in Lond ...

  10. Usher Unveils Debit Card

    August 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Usher has teamed with MasterCard International and BankFirst for the Usher Raymond IV Debit MasterCard. Usher has teamed with MasterCard International and BankFirst for the Usher Raymond IV Debit MasterCard. The newly launched card, which features ...