Monday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-L.A.-based agency, Mistress, has a launched a sister company focused on college marketing called Neato. The new division will be housed next to the former’s Venice Beach office and be led by founder/managing director Michael Poznansky, who previously served as national marketing manager for Red Bull. link

-Toronto-based Grip Limited and Pizza Hut Canada present the wrong kind of tweeting in a new spot promoting the latter’s Crown Crust pizza, which we might just pass on, thank you (above).


-Editor Lawrence Young has joined the roster of bi-coastal Union Editorial.

-Gawker has posted the 15-second Daft Punk teaser that aired during SNL over the weekend but was subsequently pulled numerous times from YouTube. link

-Catapult RPM (formerly Ryan Partnership) is behind the site promoting Skittles’ new online game called “Rock Paper Skittles,” which celebrates the launch of the candy brand’s  Green Apple flavor. link

-Amazon bows its first TV spot for Amazon Fashion. link; link

-FYI, nominations for the AAF’s 2013 Advertising Hall of Achievement are due this Friday, March 8. link