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Thursday Odds and Ends

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Y&R Paris clears up some Impressionist classics in this spot for KelOptic. link

TV/motion picture vet Noah Witlin has been named creative director at BusterINK, the print division of Stun Creative. Witlin, a prolific graphic designer, has been involved in creating marketing campaigns for HBO’s “Girls” and “Game of Thrones” as well as IFC’s “Portlandia.” link

4A’s ADvocates team up with City Harvest to feature New Yorkers struggling with hunger. link

Get ready to be shocked: groundbreaking research from IAB tells us that smartphones will “play a major role” in the 2014 World Cup. link

Production company ADOLESCENT signed director Andrew Palermo, whose film “Rich Hill” won the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance. link

Rosemary Kimani joined “cross-cultural and digital advertising agency” Sensis as strategic planning director. link

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