-Two months after launch, bi-coastal prodco GOODCOMPANY has added director Adam Neustadter to its roster to helm commercials and music videos. link

-Nokia U.K. alum Howell Wong has joined Cheil Worldwide Southeast Asia as regional head of digital.

-Huge’s London office developed strategy, branding, packaging and design for Diageo’s new U.K. ecommerce brand, Alexander & James (homepage shot above). link; link

-George Lois, the man behind the “I Want My MTV” slogan along a multitude of other notable ad achievements, will be honored with the 2013 CLIO Lifetime Achievement Award. link

-Bowing to consumer backlash, which its chairman emeritus, Bill Samuels Jr., called “the worst four or five days in my life,” Maker’s Mark has reversed its decision to reduce the alcohol content in its whiskey. link