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Monday Morning Stir

-Director Daniel Garcia, who has helmed Nike spots for W+K and Chevy ones for GS&P among others, has joined the roster of NYC-based creative studio, DECON, for commercial representation.

-Brooklyn design agency HUSH has brought on Eric Alba full-time as its lead technical producer. link

-A “sluggish September” has given way to a “spectacular” October for Publicis Groupe, which reported seven-percent organic revenue growth in the latter month. link

-HuffPo co-founder/former CEO Eric Hippeau is trying to get millenials to read via a new app called NowThisNews. link

-Scott Hicks, the Oscar-winning director of Shine, has joined bi-coastal prodco, Tool, and will work in the commercial and digital arenas. link

-Digital DUMBO, with help from Huge, has expanded across the pond with the launch of dd:London (above).

 

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