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Posts Tagged ‘Darren Spiller’

Friday Morning Stir

-Starbucks’ expansion efforts know no bounds. link

-Jeff Kling (long time no hear, sir) has taken over for Darren Spiller as chief creative officer at Fallon MN. link

-W+K alum Chris Hutchinson joined L.A. shop Zambezi as an ACD and will help oversee creative for agency clients including 2K Sports and Sprite.

-Dodge and deviantART joined forces to launch a crowdsourced art contest called “Inspired By You” to promote the Dart (finalist example above). link

-So what’s next on Randi Zuckerberg‘s plate? link

Hey, whaddya know, Heineken launched a new “Mexican dark beer” called Indio for the Chicago market. link

 

 

 

 

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Tuesday Morning Stir

-Swedish creative studio Perfect Fools hired former Absolut senior manager Lotta Brugge as head of production.

-As you may have heard, Fallon CCO Darren Spiller has parted ways with the agency and is returning to his native Australia. link

-Firstborn has launched a new app for iPhone, iPad and Android for its client Redken called StyleStation 2.0. link; link

-Peter Knapp was appointed as Landor Associates’ first global creative officer.

-Consumerist’s “Worst Company in America” battle returns. link

-Google has launched its ad re-conceptualization effort called “Project Re:Brief” (above). link

 

 

And Finally, Your ADC Advertising/Integrated Juries

We promise to keep this short, but since you were all clamoring for it, we might as well give you the rundown of the Advertising and Integrated juries for the 91st Annual ADC Awards. You have already received notice that Natalie Lam and 72andSunny’s John Boiler were jury chairs for Interactive and Advertising, respectively, but after the jump, you can check out the full jury roster for the latter category as well as Integrated. We’re sure there are some names you might recognize (Ian & Scott–ok, we’ve now been told that the former of the dynamic duo is not able to participate, Faris, etc.)

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