Monday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 


-JWT Amsterdam has welcomed David Navarro as head of design/interactive director, and Agustín Soriano  as strategy director, respectively (above).

-Consumer goods company Reckitt Benckiser has moved its three power brands – Air Wick, Clearasil, and Finish – out of Havas Worldwide and into Droga5 New York and Wieden & Kennedy. link

-Stun Creative has hired Maria Crenna as president of its new production startup, Stun Originals.

-Apple is reportedly on the verge of acquiring Beats for $3.2 billion, marking the company’s biggest acquisition to date.  link

-Let the network hunt for ad dollars in upfronts commence. link

-The Cannes Lions folks are now offering ten learning programs for participants across the board including CEOs, CMOs , young creatives, planners and students. link

-So, what’s the deal with Twitter’s new mute function? link