Friday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Multicultural agency Orcí partnered with Mexican street artist Farid Rueda as part of a social media campaign celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month for Honda (video above).

-BBDO CEO, Americas Chris Thomas is leaving the agency.

-New WPP CEO Mark Read announced his first three executive appointments.

-Animation pioneer Will Vinton, who brought to life The California Raisins, has died at 70 after a long battle with cancer.

-Here’s the official twitter account for LaserFraud, an alternate name for VMLY&R.

Wu Tang Clan says Impossible Foods’ new White Castle veggie burger sliders are something to fuck with in a new campaign from Impossible Foods’ in-house team.

-Lippincott unveiled DuPont’s new brand identity as an “innovation company.”

-Droga5 associate director of film production Ruben Mercadal explains why your agency should invest in top emerging directorial talent.

-Independent Cincinnati-based agency Northlich relocated to new office in midtown, rebranded with a more data-driven approach and launched healthcare marketing consultancy Stratos.