Monday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

Cutwater launched a “#StrengthHasNoGender” campaign for Brawny ahead of International Women’s Day (video above). 

-Havas China appointed Donald Chan as CEO

-WPP’s AKQA is buying a majority stake in London-based web design company Potato

Globally-based exploration, strategy, and innovation agency The Sound appointed Matt Palmer as vice president, head of strategy

An event at SXSW this week has the title, “If You Are in Advertising, You Might Be a Racist.”

Y&R Prague targeted art directors with ads on the watermarks of stock photos

New York-based full service integrated digital media agency Fearless Media is opening a new office in San Francisco

-A new study from TiVo Research shows that spending less on TV led to a decrease in sales for some consumer packaged goods.