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Friday Odds and Ends


-Mashable offers the formula for effective Facebook ads. link

-Atmosphere Proximity hired former Chopping Block CD Tim McKee to fill its creative director spot and promoted Stewart Krull to ECD. link

-Gatorade wants its athletes to drink the bevvy before, during and after the game as part its new ad campaign. link

-Graffiti is put to somewhat better use than an aspirin campaign in the UK government’s new “wear a condom” effort. link

-KFC’s breast cancer-fighting effort meets its cynics. link

-DDB ties for most Effies wins this year with 11. link

-No big surprise here as PSFK picks Google and Apple, respectively, as its hottest global brands of 2010. link

-Nike at least has a sense of humor about all the Tiger Woods ad parodies. link

-Microsoft’s online ad revenue is up 20%. link

-Post-production house FEEDTHEWALRUS has opened up an LA office, which will headed by EP Christie Price and include editors Joel Marcus, Mark Imgrund and Michael Moore. link

-Sex and the City 2 now has an official vodka thanks to Skyy. link

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