Monday Morning Stir

By Kiran Aditham 


-Here’s your shortlist for this year’s Tomorrow Awards. link

-Global social media agency We Are Social has appointed former JWT London head of digital strategy, Mobbie Nazir, as its first chief strategy officer. link


-12-year Y&R EMEA (RKCR/Y&R) vet Sarah Skinner has joined Grace Blue, a global executive search firm focused on advertising, marketing and media, as its first managing director.

-The Brandon Agency has welcomed Emily Randisi, formerly of The Borenstein Group, and Rawle Murdy alum Sarah Lovingood as account manager and media buyer, respectively, in its Charleston, S.C. office.

-Um, whoops (above).

-Guinness joins Heineken in pulling its sponsorship from today’s St. Patrick’s Day parade in NYC as a show of support for gay and lesbian groups who aren’t allowed to march openly. Sam Adams has reportedly done the same in Boston. link