Thursday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Rainey Kelly Campbell Roalfe/Y&R has launched “Banquet” for Marks & Spencer (video above).

-Mozilla cuts its first brand deals.

-RTO+P, Swarovski advertise with Craigslist “Missed Connections.”

-The majority of Canadians believe ads have some value, according to Advertising Standards Canada’s 2014 Consumer Perspectives on Advertising Report.

-WPP brand strategy and design shop Landor announced the appointment of Stuart Sproule to the new position of president of the North American region.

-According to Grey CEO Michael Houston, “Good leaders should talk less.”

-Taylor Swift channels Kendrick Lamar, Instagram goes nuts.