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Thursday Odds and Ends

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-After five years of partnering up, GMR Marketing and Experience Worldwide has aannounced  formal merger in the UK under the GMR name, effective immediately.

-It took a day or two after we reported it, but Ogilvy has made Chris Garbutt‘s arrival Stateside official. link

-This year, the One Show wants you to make “advertising history” by the way and deadline is encroaching, FYI. link

-The ADC and DDB New York have collaborated on Young Guns 12. See your committee below (link):

Menno Kluin (YG6): Executive Creative Director, Deutsch / YG12 Chair

-Global production company B-Reel has appointed Andy Williams as managing director/executive producer in New York.

-Aardman Animations’s Digital, the creators of Wallace and Gromit, in association with UK Music and the Intellectual Property Office launched Music Inc., music App

 

 

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