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Monday Morning Stir

-Havas Media has promoted Natasha Murray, most recently managing partner/head of client services, to managing director. Murray succeeds Paul Frampton, who was promoted to CEO.

-Interactive creative duo Max Arlestig and Max Gebhardt, who spent the last year at R/GA New York, have joined the creative roster at W+K Amsterdam.

-Venables Bell & Partners founder/ECD Paul Venables chats with The New York Times about, among other things, breaking into the industry. link

-Bud Light is sponsoring a cross-country music fest on August 1 called “Music First,” in which the A-B InBev brand is putting on 50 shows in 50 states all on the same day. Promo spot above featuring host Naya Rivera.

-With Wimbledon week two underway, why not mention that U.K hopeful Andy Murray is serving (no pun intended) as the face of a new interactive campaign called “Be the Net,” which launched by London agency Johnny Fearless and Malaria No More UK. link

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