Monday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

Forsman & Bodenfors released a teaser for the latest in its “Live Test” series for Volvo (video above). 

-An organization called Brandalism hijacked over 600 outdoor ad spaces in Paris, replacing ads with mock ones calling out brands for climate-related crimes and hypocrisy.


-FCB Inferno appointed former M&C Saatchi executive creative director Elspeth Lynn as group creative director.

-London editing company The Assembly Rooms appointed Eve Ashwell as editor and partner.

The Center for Media Research’s daily Research Brief editor Jack Loechner says, Influencers For Brands Want Creative Freedom & Respect.”

-DDB Chicago displayed “What canned cranberry is good for.”

-Former Ogilvy Group digital director Neil Mohan joined Edelman as vice-president, digital of its consumer marketing practice in Toronto.

-More About Advertising explores, “Why Agency of the Year gongs matter to agencies – but what about clients?