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Here is Argonaut’s Teaser for VW Super Bowl Spot

Yes, we’re heard the bells chiming today on the Spy line and above, you’ll see the teaser for San Francisco-based Argonaut’s Volkswagen Super Bowl spot, which as you can imagine, does not involve Deutsch LA in the mix. Argonaut, if you recall, was founded by Goodby, Silverstein &  Partners alums Rick Condos and Hunter Hindman, who serve as co-chief creative officers of their operation, which also just added head of interactive development Aaron McGuire and head of broadcast production Dan Watson to its roster.Let the confetti, Carmen Electra and chaos fly, with an added dose of Wang Chung. Credits after the jump.

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Tuesday Morning Stir

-Former Goodby vets Rick Condos and Hunter Hindman‘s new SF-based agency, Argonaut, has welcomed a handful of staffers including fellow Goodby alums Maura Menapace and Marika Wiggan, who join as account director and strategist, respectively. In addition, Argonaut hired writer Bri Hand from Google Creative Lab and art director Roseanne Overton from Anomaly.

-Philly-based Red Tettemer + Partners has decided to produce a hand-crafted LEGO portrait to welcome its newest hire, seven-year W+K vet, Jessica O’Conor (above), who joins as VP/group account director (see above).

-Former OMD LA global digital director  Tamara Bousquet has joined Digitas as SVP of media in Boston.

-Don Mattrick, former head of Xbox, has succeeded Mark Pincus as CEO of Zynga. link

-Publicis Groupe-owned Rosetta added Nikki Muntz and Eileen O’Brien to its healthcare leadership team. Muntz will serve as partner/healthcare business development while O’Brien will assume the role of associate partner/paid, earned & owned media.