Monday Odds and Ends

By Patrick Coffee 

-Carhartt released a new anthem spot by its own creative department. Tell us if this looks or sounds familiar.

-Two DDB San Francisco creatives think Pepsi might actually help make the world a better place if they’d just offer variations on that weird logo representing certain pressing social causes.

-Wingstop might be looking for a new creative agency of record. Just don’t ask Barkley.


-In other Barkley news, president and COO Dan Fromm has joined the National Advertising Review Board, or “the advertising industry’s only peer-review organization.”

-Everybody realizes that this Carter dude isn’t going to get his year full of free chicken nuggets, right?

-The Financial Times is the latest big news organization to launch a marketing campaign. Maybe they can work on that paywall next.

-Deluxe-owned post-production studio Company 3 promoted Ashley McKim to the new role of global executive producer.

-Production company Bodega signed director Lindsey Daniels, whose next work will be a Famous Footwear ad by The Richards Group.