Thursday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Dallas pizza chain Zoli’s NY Pizza riffed on McDonald’s “Signs” ad (video above).

-Starbucks ran a minimalist print ad in The New York Times for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.


Digiday takes a look at 72andSunny’s New York office.

Reddit hired Zubair Jandali away from Google as its first vice president of sales.

-PayPal is preparing a marketing push for the second quarter.

-Outdoor apparel company Merrell plans to take Sundance attendees on a virtual reality hike.