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Monday Odds and Ends


-Is this back-to-school spot for a Missouri shopping mall (video above) the worst local ad ever? link

-Industry veteran and former Ogilvy Interactive Worldwide senior partner Gina Mari Coniglio passed away last Thursday, following a two and a half year battle with colon cancer. link

-Recently-launched fashion and beauty production company LOOKER has announced a bi-coastal partnership with still production company Artmix Creative. link

-How Amazon Fire is shaking up mobile marketing. link

-Durham-based advertising agency The Republik announced the addition of four new clients to their roster: SpiffyAlliance ArchitectureFirst Flight Venture Center and 21c Museum Hotels.

-TBWA\Media Arts Lab, Apple win Emmy for best commercial with “Misunderstood.” link

-RSA Films announced today that they have signed Brazilian director Pedro Becker for US representation.

-Peter Mayer Advertising has announced being named agency of record for the Asheville Convention and Visitors Bureau in North Carolina.

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