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Posts Tagged ‘Warren Brown’

Thursday Morning Stir

-Indie integrated agency iris Worldwide has welcomed McGarryBowen alum Andre Galan to head up its newly acquired Barclaycard business.

-SapientNitro has appointed Marcelo Sant’Iago to the role of VP, business development for Latin America.

-L.A.-based Zambezi announced its partnership with Caesars Interactive Entertainment in the latter’s launch of online poker on WSOP.com.

-Here’s your latest appointment of judge and jury for the 2013 New York Festivals:

·         Warren Brown, Creative Founder, BMF Sydney, Australia

·         Chris Garbutt, Chief Creative Officer, Ogilvy & Mather Paris

·        Guido Heffels,  Chief Creative Officer, Heimat Werbeagentur GmbH

·      Diane Ruggie, Creative Director & Partner, Velocebella, USA

-Apple has topped Fortune‘s list of “World’s Most Admired Companies” for the sixth year in a row.

-Y&R Midwest/VML is behind a new Pinterest page to help those in need. link

-We’ve been told that Laird+Partners is behind the Target spot above, which includes music from electro-poppers, Dragonette.

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Monday Odds and Ends

-AOL mulls a breakup and possible merger with Yahoo. link

-The Society of Digital Agencies (SoDA) added Brooklyn-based studio Hush to its membership list. link

-Here’s another slo-mo holiday ad, this time for grocery chain Publix that comes to us courtesy of 22 squared and Superfad (above). link

-Reno, Nevada-based insurance company Employers has selected SolutionSet as its direct marketing agency of record.

-The Hollywood Reporter analyzes Viacom’s appeal in its $1 billion suit against YouTube. link

-NY-based shop appssavvy connected Microsoft with social mobile gaming company ngmoco. link

-R/GA teamed up with Converse to develop a new, free iPhone app called “Sampler.” link

-72andSunny, meanwhile, created a Facebook app for K-Swiss. link

-KBP+S partner shop Kwittken & Company set up a London office. link

-BMF creative founder Warren Brown was picked as the Promo & Activation jury president at the 2011 Cannes Lions. link

-Watch out B&N and Amazon.com. Google opened up its own online bookstore. link