Monday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-AMV BBDO launched a new spot for BT called starring Ryan Reynolds , entitled “Helicopter” (video above).

-Adweek explores “How Brands Like Budweiser Are Reaching Country Music’s Increasingly Diverse Fan Base.”

-Publicis Groupe announced the winning participants in 90th anniversary Publicis 90 startup initiative.


-Mr. Peanut is celebrating his 100th birthday this year.

-The Talent Business appointed Lee Ann Daly as a non-executive U.S. chairman.

Paul Simons warns “adland may face dire consequences if the current nastiness in politics prevails.”

-Digiday shares “What agency execs are drinking this summer.” Asking the important questions.

-AdAge performs a “Brexit Autopsy,” examining “How the Ad Battle Played Out (and What the U.S. Should Learn From It).”