Friday Stir

By Doug Zanger 

Mark Ruffalo saves the world! As does Chloe Bennet and Ray Leon! Ok, a little hyperbole, but animated versions of the stars front a Veloz campaign from agency Supercondcutor encouraging people to go electric. It’s peppy, and you might be singing the hook of the song.

-New York agency Hero Group sued DDB for $100 million for “bait and switch,” over U.S. Army work.

-Wunderman Thompson releases “The Future 100: 2021,” a cautiously optimistic look at trends to watch for this year.


Even two seconds of Matthew McConaughey is enjoyable. It’s in the Doritos Super Bowl teaser ad.

Cannes announced its in-person jury. Vicki Maguire is one of the presidents, which is always a good development.

Poland is axing flashy ads on and around buildings, and the results are astounding.

Steve Soechtig has been appointed global CEO of Ogilvy’s experience business.