Friday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-215 McCann examines “The Togetherness Machine” in this new spot for Minecraft (video above).

-Adweek examines how “Adcolor 2017 Highlights the Industry’s Progress and Challenges on Diversity.”

-The Martin Agency promoted Michael Chapman to chief strategy officer. Chapman replaces 31-year agency veteran Earl Cox, who recently retired.


-KBS chief creative officer Patrick Scissons is not buying into the whole A.I. award showing judging platform thing.

-Copyranter takes on agencies which “shamelessly pilfer creative ideas.”

-Condom company Manforce pulled a billboard in India featuring actress Sunny Leone after it caused controversy for linking the brand to the Navratri festival.

Nils Leonard and Rosie Arnold explain “how to transform advertising.”