Friday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Dollar Beard Club launched “Growing Wild,” directed by Chris Stoikos (video above). 

-AdAge claims “Keeping the Commission System Would Have Benefited No One.”

Men who work in PR are feeling lonely and mildly sexist.


Hurry up and apply for your design internship at Droga5!! Oh wait, you have to use Instagram.

Toronto’s Agency59 hired 8 new employees and managed to fit them all in one smart car.

Canvas Worldwide, the joint venture between Horizon Media and Hyundai-backed creative agency Innocean Worldwide, poached three media executives from Initiative

-Branding agency Carbone Smolan Agency (CSA) announced four new additions to its leadership team.

-The American Advertising Federation (AAF) will present BBDO New York president and CEO John Osborn with the Barton A. Cummings Gold Medal Award