Thursday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-WCRS launched this “The Apology” spot as part of its s “Love Happens Here” campaign for Pride London (video above).

-Digiday claims of Cannes, “There are probably now more sales people here than creatives.”

-Campbell Soup hired Matt Pritchard in the newly-created position of vice president, digital acceleration group.


-Adweek explores how “Fishbowl Is Trying to Be the Ad Industry’s Hottest Networking and Gossip App, Starting With Cannes.”

-A New York creative director started a nonprofit to plan and develop a museum dedicated to advertising.

-Spotify removed a sponsored Instagram post dubbing Justin Bieber, “Latin King.”

Martin Sorrell called Amazon “the gorilla in the room” at Cannes. But hey, at least the shipping is free.

Arthur Sadoun finally briefed Publicis agencies on the Cannes pull out plan this afternoon. No word on whether he smiled while doing so.