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Tuesday Odds and Ends


-Denver-based “health & happiness”-focused LRXD has been named lead digital agency for burger chain, Red Robin. Last we checked, Vitro still serves as AOR for the brand.

With the help of NFL all-pro Patrick Peterson and actor/comedian Rob Riggle, L.A.-based agency Zambezi has launched the first-ever TV campaign for 30-year-old sports retailer Eastbay (above).

-Director Benzo Theodore has joined L.A.-based prodco Bandito Brothers for commercial representation in the US.

-The 4A’s have appointed bazaarvoice Media VP Donnovan Andrews as chief advisor of digital media and innovation.

-The NY Supreme Court Appellate Division has ruled that Mayor Bloomberg’s ban soda ban is unconstitutional. link

-According to reports, JWT has been hit with a copyright lawsuit over a Cannes Lion-winning campaign for Banco Popular. link

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