Friday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham Comment

-Speaking of Deutsch LA today, the agency wants to know what title is weird enough to win out in SXSW’s “Panel Picker.” link

-DDB Sydney nabbed a couple of creative duos from Ogilvy Sydney, including those who worked on the “Share a Coke” campaign. link

-CP+B promoted promoted 13-year vet Aymi Beltramo and GSD&M alum Aaron Kovan to executive integrated producers. Beltramo will be based in the agency’s L.A. office while Kovan will work out of the Boulder HQ.

-Here’s how Ignited played a part in this year’s Comic-Con. link

-According to one guy, Facebook will win the “advertising battle of the future.” link

-So, why did guitar brand Fender cancel its IPO? link

-The consumer brand division of L.A.-based mOcean is behind this new “Shark Week” promo for Discovery (above).

-We’re a little burnt on the ad ripoff cases, but here’s one more for the pyre. link