-Carlos Bayala, founding partner and executive creative director of Buenos Aires-based Mother partner agency Madre,  will work alongside Mark Waites and Robert Saville as a global creative partner.

-Now, in July 4 hangover edition, RPA celebrated Independence Day with this (above).

-DDB/Tribal Amsterdam has hired Dutch creative duo/Havas alums, Alex Herwig and Jeroen Thissen.

-Former M&C Saatchi chief exec Carrie Hindmarsh will join RPM on Sept. 1 as non-executive director.

-The office of the attorney general is putting some heat on Google in terms of YouTube video ads.