Thursday Morning Stir

By Patrick Coffee 

-Ron Foth Advertising created this spot for the California Academy of Sciences.

-A spokesperson for M&C Saatchi stated that the agency laid off 5 total employees across departments in its L.A. office last week as part of a “restructuring.”


-All those cookies and tailored ads aren’t doing a whole lot for publishers. Good thing readers love them, right?!

-Unilever’s Seventh Generation brand went to Opinionated. It had been with 72andSunny.

-Diageo also sent creative duties for Ketel One to FIG after a review. Barton F. Graf was previously AOR.

-McCann and IPG settled the defamation lawsuit filed by former McCann Health global CCO Jeremy Perrott last year.

-What will Ackerman McQueen’s business look like without the NRA on its client roster?

-Pantone named Huge global communications AOR for “earned-first” campaigns (read: PR).