Tuesday Morning Stir

By Kiran Aditham Comment

-WPP/GroupM media agency network Mindshare has appointed Mindshare has appointed agency vet David Pullan to the dual role of New York office lead and Unilever client lead/North America.

-Speaking of WPP, Martin Sorrell & Co. have bought a 30 percent stake in New York-based Richard Attias & Associates. link

-San Francisco-based creative studio Bonfire Labs has appointed Saatchi & Saatchi/DMB&B alum Marcus Park and Tom Westerlin as creative directors.

-Agencia Africa and Itau, official bank of the Brazilian national soccer team, transforms the South American nation to herald the 2014 FIFA World Cup (above).

-Facebook is testing video ads that will autoplay in both your desktop and mobile feeds. Wonderful. link; link