Friday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Carmichael Lynch created this spot featuring Phil Mickelson sharing tips about making friends as an adult as part of a campaign kicking off the brand’s multi-year partnership with the pro golfer (video above).

Publicis Groupe released its annual report, which showed an organic growth decline of 2.3% for 2019 but net revenue increase of 9.3%.

Celestine Maddy joined The Wing as svp, marketing and communications.


-AlmapBBDO is combating homophobia in Brazilian soccer with its “#SoccerWithoutPrejudice” campaign.

-Here’s a look at the mad scramble to make Jeep’s “Groundhog Day” Super Bowl ad.

Dashlane appointed Dentsu X as its media agency of record.

-A freelance consultant talks about working with in-house agencies.

-Unsettled acquired digital nomad platform Wanderbrief.