Monday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-This video from the Mayor of Annapolis, Maryland was inspired by DDB’s latest work (video above).

-Branding agency NORTH added Justin MorrisonStuart Perkins, and Anthony DeMarco to its social content team.


-Brooklyn-based SpecialGuest hired Ashley McGee as a business director and executive producer.

-Pearl Media promoted Jesse Sugarman to the role of senior vice president, business development for its new Outdoor Media division.

-New York-based design and visual effects studio Spontaneous hired Aaron King as a creative director.

-National creative editorial company promoted Ben Ellis to the role of editor.

– Worldwide rights management company ole acquired full-Service music marketing agency Jingle Punks.

-Digiday takes a look at “Fast-food chains on social” (Wendy’s apologizes more than any other).