Friday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-Draftfcb SF lured Scrubs alum Donald Faison to star in a new Sims ad. link

-L.A.-based prodco BRW USA signed Canadian visual artist-turned-director Troy Nixey for commercial representation.


-A Starbucks April Fools joke? link

-Ronald McDonald (where has be been?) tells kids that personalized ads are OK. link

-Anyone else tired of the April Fools shit already? link

-How will Google’s +1 affect Facebook? link

-FUZE launched its first TV campaign courtesy of Amalgamated and SapientNitro. link

-Yeah, calling yourself anything “ninja” should die. link

-A few social media tips for ad agency promotion at events. link