Tuesday Odds and Ends


By Kiran Aditham Comment


-Creative studio ACNE has added a trio of interactive directors including music producer Drasko Vucevic, animation and effects vet Chris Gardner and Eskil Steenberg. link

-Venice, CA-based prodco Backyard has opened up a new full-service office in Cape Town, dubbed Backyard SA.

-Speaking of openings, NYC-based experience design firm Sub Rosa has opened up the latest version of its “GE Garages” in Chicago. link

-On the prodco end once again, Chris Hughlett and Aaron Rosenbloom have launched live action production studio California Amish. link

-Pigeons star in Mullen’s new campaign for JetBlue (above), which first debuted in the agency’s Boston market and has now expanded to the airline’s hometown of New York. link; link

-WFMU host/commercial and music video director Tom Scharpling has joined the roster of Arts & Sciences.

-So, who’s taking part in Canada’s 2013 Agency Wars? link