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MDC makes new investmentMDC has ventured into the multimedia sector with a 45% interest in partnerships formed to invest in two Massachusetts-based multimedia firms.Multimedia Acquisitions Partnership I has bought 50% of View Technologies' Viewpoint software product.Multimedia Acquisitions Partnership II has acquired...

MDC makes new investment

MDC has ventured into the multimedia sector with a 45% interest in partnerships formed to invest in two Massachusetts-based multimedia firms.

Multimedia Acquisitions Partnership I has bought 50% of View Technologies’ Viewpoint software product.

Multimedia Acquisitions Partnership II has acquired half of MicroMentor’s TQM Multimedia Learning software.

mdc operates 17 communications and marketing companies.

Bessies call for entries

The deadline for entries for the 1994 Bessies, which will be awarded May 5, 1994 in Toronto, is Jan. 31, 1994.

Dan Peppler, chief executive officer and national creative director of Doner Schur Peppler, is chairman of the event.

The competition, which honors excellence in Canadian tv commercials, is organized by the Television Bureau of Canada and the Broadcast Executive Society.

For more information, call tvb at (416) 923-8813.

New NABS agency

Leo Burnett has taken over the advertising assignment for the National Advertising Benevolent Society (nabs), a pro bono account handled by Chiat/Day for the past three years.

Chiat/Day is now working on behalf of the Canadian Foundation for Aids Research.