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Thursday Odds and Ends

-Digitas Boston alum Elliott Seaborn joined Arnold Worldwide as EVP, executive director.

-Goodby rolled out new ads for Sonic, an account it won back in February (above). link

-Round Seventeen proprietor/”grumpy” ad veteran Rich Siegel is ready to swim the straits of Gibraltar. link

-Charlotte, NC-based digital shop Studiobanks added Crystal Wright as a senior producer and Katie Fisher as a copywriter.

-Dove’s PR firm replies to the brand’s apparently “racist” ad. link

-Vladimir Jones and Voltage team up to create a new iPhone app called Bulb Blasters. link

-Microsoft’s Mango will turn your Windows phone into a “social media machine.” link

-Are you ready for Google Wallet? link

-72andSunny wants you to “Dress Irresponsibly” with the help of PacSun. link

 

 

 

 

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