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Wednesday Morning Stir

-TBWA\G1 Paris is behind a new iPad ad featured in The Economist that promotes Nissan’s “self-healing paint” technology (above).

-After a six-year relationship, appliances/electronics retailer HHGregg has parted ways with Zimmerman and moved its creative and media account to Leo Burnett and SMG unit Spark, respectively. link

-BBH co-founder/creative director Sir John Hegarty talks to Marketing about what’s wrong with advertising. link

-Yahoo is reportedly flirting with Hulu as it looks to find a streaming service of its own. link

-Omnicom-0wned Critical Mass has promoted six-year vet Shaina Boone, leader of the agency’s marketing science program, to SVP and member of its executive team.

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