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Wednesday Morning Stir

-The Cannes Lions crew will be honoring Lee Clow with the Lion of St. Mark award at this year’s festivities.

-The Grand Effie jury has been announced for the 45th annual North American Effie Awards. link

-Boston-based Businesses for Innovative Climate and Energy Policy, or BICEP, has named hometown marketing/filmmaking company Captains of Industry as their first agency of record. In turn, the latter has crafted a “Climate Declaration,” which has been signed by 33 major companies including Adidas, Intel, Nike and Starbucks.

-TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris plays the ultimate game of fetch in a spot for Jungle Energy Bars (above).

-New York-based agency sparks & honey has appointed Publicis Kaplan Thaler alum Sarah Davanzo as chief cultural strategy officer.

-Maurice Levy shares plenty of thoughts with Campaign during Publicis Groupe’s Investor Day on items including a possible merger with IPG and eventually stepping down from his post. link

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