Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham Comment

-McCann Worldgroup alum TH Peng is taking on the role of chairman/CEO of Grey Greater China.

-The newly rebranded Y&R California along with Mediacom West, which includes president Doug Sweeny, CCO Joe Kayser, global planning director Sandy Thompson and MW managing director Steve Abraham, won the Crystal Cruises biz.

-Carmichael Lynch appointed Fallon alum Niki Dobratz as group director of consumer engagement.

-Leo Burnett and Particle Chicago give us a new Pop-Tarts ad. Anyone else hungry?

-This is how NOT to get an agency job. link

-Google has unveiled its Nexus line, complete with redesigned Android. link

-Los Angeles-based prodco Boxer Films signed Italian director Igor Borghi for U.S. commercial representation.

- Jason Ortenberg joined the roster of NoHo NYC-based shop Manic as senior VFX artist. link

-A former ad person writes her debut novel. link

-VML/Y&R New York alum Ilene Joel joined Campfire as an art director.