PRNewser FishbowlNY FishbowlDC GalleyCat TVNewser TVSpy LostRemote SocialTimes

Wednesday Morning Stir

-Samsung America has tapped Razorfish to serve as its digital agency of record. According to reports, work is already underway and being managed by the Publicis Groupe/VivaKi agency’s central region. link

-Perhaps there’s some symbolism to be had in the above clip from those kooky characters at F/Nazca Saatchi & Saatchi, who created an “igniter ad” to promote Skol 360 beer.

-YouTube EMEA marketing director Anna Bateson is reportedly leaving the U.K. and heading to the States to take a marketing gig at parent company, Google. link

-Anheuser-Busch is none too pleased with how much Denzel Washington’s character in the movie Flight loves his Budweiser. link

-Coca-Cola continues spreading the “happiness” with its Happy Places photo-sharing social network. link

-Calabasas, CA agency Mile 9, which works with the likes of K-Swiss, has been appointed as AOR for Pharmavite LLC’s children’s supplement brand, Voots Veggie-Fruit Tarts.

 

 

Mediabistro Course

Copywriting: Creative Ad Writing

Copywriting: Creative Ad WritingWork with a freelance copywriter to build your advertising portfolio and land more copywriting jobs! Starting January 12, Kim Taylor will teach you how to make a complete ad using graphics and photos, write strong headlines and body copy for various advertising media, work from a creative brief, and jumpstart your ad portfolio. Register now!