Thursday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-MMB launched its first campaign for Sam Adams with “Enjoy the Colors of Summer” (video above).

-72andSunny expanded into the Asia-Pacific region with new offices in Singapore and Sydney. Partner and managing director Chris Kay, executive creative director Johnny Tan will lead work in the region.

-B-Reel created an augmented reality app to promote the new Gorillaz album.


-Have we hit brand meme saturation?

-W+K won back sponsorship work for Honda U.K.

-Facebook is hiring an additional 3,000 people to its community operations team to monitor violence, hate speech and other sensitive material.

-Creature co-founder Ed Warren joined Sunshine as chief creative officer.

-The Facebook/Google duopoly continues to thrive, despite advertising safety concerns.