Thursday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-BBDO Toronto raises awareness of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) for The Lung Association with “The Unfun Balloon” (video above).

-McCann filed a bid protest with the Government Accountability Office after being eliminated from the U.S. Army review.

-CCO John Norman is leaving Translation.


-Northwestern Mutual selected Horizon Next as its media agency of record, following a review.

-Black Dog Advertising CEO John Penney explains “How to Prepare Your Agency’s Communications Strategy for a Natural Disaster.”

-The New York Times, Boston Globe and hundreds of other publications issued a message in defense of the free press in response to continued attacks from the president.

-ClemengerBBDO acquired digital consultancy Levo Digital.