Thursday Odds and Ends


By Erik Oster Comment

-Christina Hendricks protests gender equality in the workplace for Funny or Die sketch (video above). link

-Integrated communications agency Home acquires McGrath Rainey Laird. link

-What John Oliver got wrong about native advertising. link

-Supply & Demand has added filmmaker Amy Nicholson to its directorial roster. link

-Unwitting star of Burger King’s “Blow Job Ad” speaks out against the company. link

-Digital studio Reel FX has boosted its commercial and interactive sales department with the following hires: Summer Whitley, who will handle commercial West Coast/Texas sales; Will Andeer, who will handle commercial Midwest sales; and Tina Ghezzi, who will serve as an interactive account director.

-Mindhard encourages consumers to “Share Your Moment” for Real Mex Restaurants. link