Monday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-Former Saatchi & Saatchi X ECD Johnny Marques joined IPG agency Jack Morton Worldwide as SVP/ECD of its New York office.

-It’s been some time since we’ve heard from Doner, but the Detroit-based MDC agency promoted Wendy DeWindt to SVP, brand leader, Cara Dudek to VP, brand leader and Katherine Simmonds to VP, business manager.


-There’s plenty of drama surrounding Zimmerman’s loss of a certain Tourist Development Council account. link

-Facebook’s new “Find Friends Nearby” feature is apparently a “stalking app.” link

-Y&R South Africa shows us how Playboy has even affected hairstyles over the years (above). link

-We’re hearing planner Michele Kim is behind this certain Tumblr site. link

-Hyper Island claims it has written the book on the future of advertising. link

-RIM appears ready to hang up on Blackberry. link

-A creative duo at the Miami Ad School have come up with the idea of Penguin “Soundtracks” (above).

-Little Caesars advertising officially returns from the dead. link; link