Friday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-VB&P promotes Westin’s Project Rise: ThreadForward initiative with this animated spot (video above).

-David Miami announced a new creative leadership team and other promotions, following the departures of co-founders and CCOs Anselmo Ramos and Gaston Bigio in November.

-The Wall Street Journal reports that Nike vice president, general manager of global categories Jayme Martin was forced to leave the company in, following internal complaints of inappropriate workplace behavior at the company.


Dawn Hudson is stepping down as CMO of the NFL.

-Holding companies, Google to Gen Z: Please save us all.

-Old and new agencies offer advice on growing your marketing business.

-Digiday examines How Adidas is using apps to fuel its e-commerce ambitions.”