Monday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Mother London launched “Welcome Home” for Ikea (video above).

-The Drum talks with Hill Holliday CCO Lance Jensen, who “gives his thoughts on what it takes to be a great creative.”

-VML collaborated with Tennessee Tourism to launch its Snapchat channel with a performance by Garth Brooks.


-Arts & Sciences welcomed John Benson as executive producer, development and special projects in New York.

-Digiday explains “What Marriott learned from its Facebook Messenger missteps.”

-Venice, California-based production company Durable Goods hired Rebecca Wray as executive producer.

-Los Angeles-based production company Slim Pictures hired Pegi Murray as director of business development.

-The Drum asks, “What does the future hold for Amsterdam’s ad industry?