Friday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Mother asks “What the Cluck?” in new campaign for KFC in the U.K. and Ireland (video above).

-Blue 449 CEO Simon Davis resigned, reportedly over disagreements with Publicis over making the agency part of Spark Foundry’s global network.

-Campaign claims the Audi review shows “just what sort of organisation VW Group really is.”


-Creature of London founder and CEO Dan Cullen-Shute argues that agencies should decline to pitch.

-Droga5 discusses its “For The Throne” campaign promoting Game of Thrones‘ final season.

-Here’s a look at what led to the approach of W+K and Psyop’s Studio Ghibli-inspired “Only Slightly Exaggerated” campaign for Travel Oregon.

-MediaMonks hired Kieve Ducharme to lead growth in its London office.

-VR studio Dreamscape Immersive named Stun Creative as its content marketing and social media agency of record.

Match Marketing Group of Boulder celebrated its expansion to Portland (home of client adidas) by throwing a party during that city’s Design Week.