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Thursday Morning Stir


-This marketing stunt for Shark Week, from TBWA and OMD, caused a minor panic in Canada (video above). link

-Microsoft announces largest ever round of layoffs. link

-PR agency Cohn & Wolfe combines with mobile shop Joule to form ME-24. link

-PlaceIQ has announced the addition of Ed Haslam as senior vice president of marketing and Dr. Phil London as senior vice president of product and technology. link

-Boston-based Connelly Partners announced an acquisition agreement with Mc|K Healthcare today. link

-Coca-Cola teams up with Channel 4 for latest in “Share a Coke” campaign. link

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