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Friday Morning Stir


-And now, a spec ad for Dior Homme that features a Ford model. That Hansel is so hot right now.

- Scripps Health has tapped New York-based shop DeVito/Verdi West to serve as its AOR for an integrated program that includes branding, creative development and traditional and digital media campaigns.

-TBWA appointed 10-year vet Robert Harwood-Matthews  as president of its New York office.

-Target and Walmart go toe-to-toe in the cheapest battle. link

-Former Dentsu America chief exec Will Travis has joined up with Sid Lee’s new New York outpost as senior partner and USA president.

-Here are your 2012 MIXX Awards finalists. link

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