Monday Odds and Ends

By Patrick Coffee 

-McCann New York and the Take 5 Lottery went all medieval on your asses.

-MullenLowe L.A. won the Whole Foods creative review, according to AdAge.

-The Weinstein Company will reportedly sell “a significant portion” of its assets to Colony Capital. No word on where WPP lands.


-VSA hired Cramer-Krasselt veteran Bob Silverman as its new chief financial officer in San Francisco.

-More agencies are launching experiential divisions whether you like it or not.

-Google isn’t satisfied with ruling the digital ad roost. Now it wants TV companies to use its products too.

-Prod co Honor Society brought on Shanah Blevins as its first West Coast executive producer.

Kaboom Productions named Malek Haneen (Nike, PlayStation, Under Armor) as its newest director.