Friday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Geometery Global Japan launched “The Spirt of the Samurai” promoting Saga as a potential venue for Tokyo 2020 Olympic’s pre-games training (video above). 

-Curious Film added Brian Phares to its directorial roster

-Adweek talks with departing Ogilvy CEO Miles Young, who “Reflects on Tempering a Proud Legacy With Humility.”


-Branded consumer accessories provider Truck Hero appointed Doner as its first AOR

-Arby’s will offer a “meatless menu” for Leap Day. It’s basically just bread.

-Content and entertainment marketing agency Trailer Park is opening an office in London

-IHOP is releasing special Snapchat filters only available in the restaurant.