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Thursday Morning Stir

-Animation director Pete Circuitt, whose credits include JWT/Macy’s “Yes, Virginia” special, has signed with The Sweet Shop for global representation.

-Richard Exon and Damon Collins, formerly chief exec and ECD at RKCR/Y&R, respectively, have officially opened the doors of their new agency startup, Joint. link

-Sprint will kill off Nextel in June 2013. link

-So, what are the dos and don’ts of social advertising? link

-Guess you can’t really explain the product benefit of Durex Performax Intense any better than the clip above. link

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