Monday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-B-Reel joined forces with CNN and Google to launch “Campaign Explorer,” an interactive site that breaks down the 2012 presidential “money race” –counting everything from travel to fundraising to ad spending-leading up to tomorrow’s election. link

-The Martin Agency hired Chiat/BBDO West alum Deb Hagan as SVP/creative director on Walmart and former David&Goliath scribe Justin Bajan as copywriter.


-Aegis Media Group’s Roundarch Isobar unit welcomed Graham Clark as CRM/multichannel customer experience director.

-BBDO and R/GA New York took home top honors at the London International Awards, winning Network and Agency of the Year, respectively. link

-Let’s watch Paul Ryan, not the VP candidate but the president of North American operations for UK-based rich media/video company Wooshii, read from Fifty Shades of Grey (NSFW–above).

-MDC Partners has reported some Q3 and year-to-date results. link

-Editorial company Cut+Run appointed Deanne Mehling as EP to help lead its expansion in San Francisco.

-U.K. native Matt Manning has joined NYC-based MKTG INC. in the newly created position of SVP, corporate development.

-Former TracyLocke director of broadcast production Diana Payer joined Dallas-based prodco Big Fish Films as executive producer.