Monday Odds and Ends

By Patrick Coffee 

-Oakland agency EVB gets down with Mambot in a new campaign for client Mamba fruit chews.

-Subway’s new North American agency review looks to combine creative and media to save money.

-British chocolate company Green & Black’s picked mcgarrybowen London as its new creative AOR.

-Piller’s Fine Foods, maker of Canadian sausages and deli meats, named The Jack Russell Agency of Toronto as its new agency.

-The Cannes Lions organization made more money this year than last despite all the Publicis drama and WPP’s decision to cut its staff in half. Next year, though…

-Ron Foth Advertising of Columbus, Ohio launched a new website.

-Full-service agency Rhea+Kaiser of Naperville, Illinois promoted longtime art director Jack Vos to VP, creative director.

-Biscuit Filmworks of L.A. signed Errol Morris, one of the best living documentary directors, for commercial representation in the U.S. and U.K.

-On a very sad note, Chase Design Group founder, chief creative officer and friend of Adweek Margo Chase died in an aviation accident in Apple Valley, California over the weekend.