Friday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Cleveland agency Marcus Thomas launched a holiday campaign for the Ohio Lottery Commission (video above).

-Cramer-Krasselt is defending against three rival agencies in the late stages of a creative review for Johnsonville Sausage.

-Sony launches a creative review for Playstation Vue streaming TV service.


-Build-A-Bear Workshop names JWT as its new lead creative agency following a review.

-The Creative Group put out a new 2015 Salary Guide.

-Here’s a look at the winner in the editing category for the 2014 AICE New York Chapter Camp Kuleshov competition, where the brief was to choose one of 19 films and reimagine it as a film in a different genre or as created by a different director or screenwriter.

-Innovation agency Redscout announced that it will be opening an office in London, with Jason Cobbold serving as managing director.

-Warren Buffett acquires Duracell for $4.7 billion.