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Thursday Odds and Ends

 

-RP& alum Jack Epsteen has joined Austin’s own GSD&M as SVP/director of integrated production, which calls for him to head up a 40-person department that specializes in digital, sound, motion and print.

-The New York Festivals “World’s Best Advertising” competition has announced its third round of executive jury appointments that includes Havas USA president/CCO, Jason Peterson. link

-Jay Lenstrom has been appointed as general manager of CROSSMARK-owned, Chicago-based agency, Marketing Werks. link

-Jon Stamos is being joined by fellow Full House dads Bob Saget and Dave Coulier in the Super Bowl spot for Dannon Greek yogurt brand, Oikos. Here are the TV vets bonding above and see the teaser here.

-Deluxe Creative Services company Beast Editorial has added editor Geraldine Garcia-Esquivel to its roster.

-Nissan North America and  TBWA Worldwide have settled with the FTC over deceptive advertising charges, specifically in regards to a 2011 spot called “Hill Climb.” link; link

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