Friday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-HBO sent The Sopranos’ Paulie “Walnuts” Gualtieri and Salvatore “Big Pussy” Bonpensiero to shake down Jake Caputo, who launched in 2012 (video above).

-Omnicom CEO John Wren received a 33 percent pay hike in 2014.

-Independent agency Drumroll hired David Vo as director of development and Andrea Whitenight as director of production.

-Cheil UK is launching “the UK’s biggest Twitter treasure hunt” to promote the Samsung Galaxy S6.

-McCann Worldgroup appointed Sean MacDonald as global chief digital officer.

-Exposure appointed former PR director Matt Arrowsmith as agency partner and communications director and John Benson as managing director of the firm’s New York office.

-Publicis London created this clever outdoor campaign for homelessness charity Depaul.