Thursday Morning Stir

By Kiran Aditham 


-Five-year-old U.K. agency Grape Digital has relaunched as Krowd. In addition to the rebranding, the agency has hired Dan Holt from Analog Folk Sydney as senior planner, Viral Factory alum Alex Micu as content developer and ex-Mindshare Invention producer, Sanjit Deb.

-Minneapolis-based advertising agency Clarity Coverdale Fury announced today that Rob Rankin has been named president/CEO.


-15-year AKQA vet/VP international Guy Wieynk has parted ways with the agency. link

-WPP-owned branding/strategic design agency Brand Union has developed a new product for the young’uns dubbed Slammers as part of an effort for organic baby food product, Baby Gourmet (example above). link

-Here’s an infographic that shows how women are “dominating” the biggest social media sites. link

-Twitter has invested in, yes, log cabins as part of its Silicon Valley cafeteria. link