-Following a “mandated” review,┬áColorado Lottery has retained incumbent Denver-based Cactus as its AOR for the next three years.

-Mindshare Worldwide appointed Greg Brooks as global marketing director. link

-T-Mobile is set to lay off 1,900 employees. link

-Santa Monica-based prodco BRW signed filmmaker Shyam Madiraju for commercial representation in the U.S. and Italy.

-We’ll give a shout-out to the motherland with this clip from Mumbai-based Draftfcb Ulka, which celebrates the 25th anniversary of soap brand Santoor. link