Friday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Matter Unlimited teamed up with director collective whitelist to launch this “Push” for Merck, promoting its “Merck For Mothers” initiative for International Women’s Day (video above).

-Bay area DNA sequencing tech startup Helix selected San Francisco agency Eleven as its agency of record.

-Four female W+K vets are among the creators of Super Good, a platform to “fight Trump every day.”

-Sid Lee Montreal launched a “Street Swatches” OOH campaign for Canadian home supply retailer Réno-Dépôt.

-Independent Norfolk, Virginia-based digital agency Grow hired Jason Sutterfield as head of production.

-Los Angeles-based multidisciplinary studio Golden added Ross Cooper to its directorial roster. 

Verizon Ventures and R/GA collaborated to launch the Verizon Media Tech Venture Studio.

-Los Angeles-based production studio Concrete + Clay added photography and directing duo Peden + Munk to its roster.