Friday Stir

By Erik Oster 

-SS+K worked on this ad for Lebron James‘ More Than a Vote (video above).

“There’s no better way to protect the vote in an election that’s been put at risk by anti-democratic voter suppression efforts,” SS+K co-founder Rob Shepardson said in a statement. “Poll workers will join emergency medical workers as heroes of this unique year.”

R/GA promoted Tiffany Rolfe to global CCO and Ben Williams to global CXO, following the departure of agency leaders last week to form a consultancy.

-4A’s will debut a yearlong leadership program for Black professionals.

-Over on RyanReynoldsweek Adweek, Ryan Reynolds shared seven marketing tips.

-You already knew this, but agency employees are burnt out and scared.

-Innocean Worldwide Canada hired Stephen Stahl as creative director.

-PMG recently made a series of commitments to employees, including offering monthly child care and education reimbursement, access to, “Recharge Days” and five additional personal days to those who need it, as well as providing a health/wellness stipend for personal care. The agency also brought on 40 college grads over the summer for its expanded Graduate Leadership Program, a paid training program.