Monday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-VB&P, Overdose Lifeline and copywriter Jake Reilly implore viewers to “Choose Empathy” in this video (above) simulating 12 symptoms of opioid withdrawal.

McDonald’s selected W+K New York as its U.S. lead creative agency.

-The Canadian Bureau for Foreign Apologies apologizes for inaction on climate change.


-Women in the industry are leaving harassment at agencies to freelance.

-San Francisco condemned Twitter’s campaign of stenciled sidewalk ads.

World Vision appointed BBH Singapore as global agency for its Child Sponsorship program.

Dmexco is struggling to attract marketers and agency planners.