Friday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Mekanism gets you psyched up for Advertising Week with “The Industry in Focus” (video above).

-Anti-tracking social media site Ello is struggling to keep up with 45,000 requests to join per hour.


-Colenso BBDO gets trippy for New World.

-Tampa Bay’s Connectivity signed Deep Eddy Vodka and will roll out a new TV campaign in select markets.

-TDA Boulder announced the addition of Gene Paek as executive digital director.

-Miami Ad School students teamed up with Pandora to create the “Underground Stations” campaign highlighting subway musicians.

-KitKat’s “#Bendgate” tweet has eclipsed Oreo’s Super Bowl “You can still dunk in the dark” blackout comment.

-Apple expands sales of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus to over 20 additional countries.