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Thursday Morning Stir

-Another day, another Grey-related item as Grey Group has announced the merger of Grey Portugal and digital agency, Excentric, to create a new Portuguese agency ‘ExcentricGrey’ in Lisbon.

-OMG alum Chris Martin has joined WPP-owned Maxus in the newly created position of director of business development and marketing for its North American operation.

-Bi-coastal/London-based editorial company Nomad has brought on Denise Sante as executive producer. link

-Now it’s MasterCard’s turn to get in on the royal baby madness in a new ad from McCann London (above).

-Chipotle fakes its Twitter hack attack as part of its 20th anniversary celebration, which includes a 20-day long scavenger hunt/free burrito contest called “Adventurrito.” link

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