News of Note—Ace Metrix, CBS, Crunchyroll, Disney and Freewheel

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> Ace Metrix released its lists of 2018’s top ads that connected with U.S. consumers emotionally. Release

> Former Walt Disney Co. Chief Operating Officer Tom Staggs has emerged as a top candidate to become CBS' new chief executive. The Wall Street Journal article

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> Kun Gao, co-founder and former general manager of Crunchyroll, has stepped aside from day-to-day management of the anime-streaming service, which is now led by general manager Joanne Waage. Variety article

> FreeWheel, a Comcast company, announced it appointed Sarah Foss as senior vice president, strategic initiatives for FreeWheel Advertisers. Release

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