Tuesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster Comment

-Saatchi & Saatchi London launched this “Get Homeaway From It All” spot for Homeaway narrated by Nick Offerman (video above).

-Adweek explains “Why a Little-Known Lumber Company Is Buying a Pricey 90-Second Spot for Its Super Bowl Debut.”

-Brooklyn-based creative agency Madwell recently hired Adam Levite as creative director and Frank Zoller as its first media director.

-Former BBC News media correspondent Torin Douglas explores “How Fleet Street failed to capitalise on its own digital revolution.”

-H&R Block CMO Kathy Collins explains why Jon Hamm is the perfect tax season spokesperson.

-OKRP’s Matt Reinhard picks his favorite Super Bowl ad.

-Publishers may be the only people in the world who think Facebook’s mid-video ads are a good idea.