Friday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-McCann New York launched this “Spy Mission” spot for the New York Lottery (video above).

Martin Sorrell denied certain allegations about the reason behind his departure from WPP.

-Some garbage campaign won at Cannes.


-Agencies, clients and publishers talked brand safety at the festival.

-Y&R head of strategy, EMEA Saul Betmead says diversity is “not just the right thing to do, it’s the only thing to do.”

-Marketing advisor Lindsey Slaby asks, “Has the future agency model been right under our noses?”

-APD head of media, Southeast Asia Tom Jones-Barlow discusses the “influencer karma drama.”

-Lego constructed a Cannes Lion out of Lego blocks.