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Monday Odds and Ends

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-Luxury fashion brand Beulah London has commissioned ATTIK to develop their new corporate brand and visual identity system.

-Venice, CA/NYC-based production hub HēLō has signed Emmy-winning director Alan Poul for his first commercial representation.

-Stacy Garnand has assumed an account director position at Pollinate, a Portland-based agency that works with clients including Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy and Wilson Sporting Goods.

-Mashable is taking in outside investors for the first time to the tune of over $13 million. link

-Stephen Colbert will make his Super Bowl ad debut hawking pistachios. link

-After a brief stint at Laughlin Constable, Matt Andrews has returned for a second stint at Thirsty Boy, where he will serve as VP, director of development and spearhead its Los Angeles office.

-Here’s what H.K. McCann had to say about the art of copywriting nearly 100 years ago. link

-Former Geomentum exec Sean Finnegan has joined  True[X] Media (formerly SocialVibe) as chief strategy officer. link

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