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Wednesday Morning Stir

-The New York staff within the recently formed WPP-owned network known as Geometry Global, which includes the agencies formerly known as G2 Worldwide, JWTAction and OgilvyAction, have officially moved to their new HQ at The Chocolate Factory on 11th Ave in Manhattan.

-VFX company Framestore has appointed Russell Dodgson as the new head of its advertising division, Nuke, Worldwide.

-Facebook shares have topped its IPO price for the first time since the social network went public in May 2012. link

-Horizon Media and The Martin Agency have teamed up with Sundance Channel and GEICO as part of a promotion for the cable network’s non-fiction series, The Writers’ Room (Martin/GEICO vignette above).

-Union LA owner Chris Gibbs has been appointed as creative director for Heineken USA’s 2013 “Heineken 100″ program. link

 

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