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Posts Tagged ‘Kristie Christensen’

Wongdoody Taps Russell Wilson for Alaska Airlines

Wongdoody taps Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson in a new spot for Alaska Airlines.

In the 60-second spot, Chief Football Officer Wilson puts the Alaska Airlines crew through training camp, remarking, “Alaska Airlines and I are basically one and the same: we’re always prepared. The separation’s in the preparation.” Wilson runs snackuracy and teddy bear tossing drills, and quizzes the team on routes and seat switching strategy. The airline training camp schtick is not a bad idea, and it is timely, but the full-length spot stretches the idea a little thin. It is much better served by the 30-second version, which we’ve included, along with credits, after the jump. Read more

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Thursday Odds and Ends

-B-Reel has added comedy director Steven Tsuchida to its roster.

-Eurobest 2012 is open for delegate registration. link

-Seattle shop DNA hired Kristie Christensen as account supervisor and Shannon Burke as senior copywriter.

-Well, at least Team USA will always have a home with P&G during the London Olympics. link

-R/GA unveiled a few digital efforts for L’Oreal. link; link; link

-Google is here for you, Kansas City. link

-Should this be a warning to social media fans? link

-So, what’s Peggy’s future looking like on Mad Men? Matthew Weiner discusses. link

-What do WWD&S, Avett Brothers and booze have in common? Well, maybe make sense of it all in the clip above.

-Tell us, how does one channel their inner Red Bull? link