Thursday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-International music agency MassiveMusic, In Case of Fire, Sony and Universal teamed up for this spot featuring a young refugee boy and Batman promoting charity organization War Child (video above).

-Shameless self-promotion: Coffee went on a podcast called The Brand Hole this week to talk about our favorite fraud, Bill Grizack.

-Industry veterans Cindy Gallop, Javier Campopiano, Leo Premutico and Peter Nicholson weigh in with advice for young creatives.

Mike Popowski of Dagger argues that brands should “stop planning so much” and just go with it.

-Leo Burnett Greater China appointed Carol Lam as president and chief creative officer.

-TBWA\Melbourne recruited Eric Benitez from AlmapBBDO to serve in the newly-created role of head of art.

-Former M&C Saatchi CEO Tom Bazeley is now serving as chief executive for comedy production company Hoot Comedy.

-Campaign takes a look at the “legacy of brilliant misfits” at Naked Communications.

Snapchat is launching Snap to Store, a location-based service allowing advertisers to see when customers visited stores within seven days of viewing an ad on the platform.