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Thursday Odds and Ends


ADC will partner with JWT for Portfolio Night All-Stars, which will “elect one young creative from each Portfolio Night location and bring them to New York for a creative competition in August 2014.” link

Nicolas Mejia has left Conill, where he was ACD on the Toyota business, to work on Bud Light for Energy/BBDO

The Association of National Advertisers will acquire the Brand Activation Association as of July 1st. link

Chicago’s Elevate Studios will handle digital for HanesBrands’ direct-to-consumer business. link

The “digital performance advertising” specialists at Criteo hired ad vet Sheila Buckley as head of sales. link

Production pro Doug Cox, who has worked with quite a few agencies, has launched Misfit, “a new kind of post-production shop.” link to homepage

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Departing Conill CCO Gets Creative with Goodbye Note

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We have no idea where Chief Creative Officer Ross Ludwig of L.A and Miami-based Publicis agency Conill–described as “Saatchi’s Latino unit“–is going.

But an anonymous tipster does tell us that he’s resigning after just under two years on the job. And we like his goodbye email, subject “Farewell”:

As most of you know by now, I am leaving Conill this week.   However, you might not know the reason.   I’ve always believed in being as open and honest as possible, so allow me explain.   I am moving on to pursue my lifelong goal of becoming an Olympic Ice Dancer. It has been my dream since I was a little boy and I know that if I didn’t pursue this now, at this moment in time, I would never get another chance.

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