Thursday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Lola MullenLowe turned to a spectral spokesperson to promote RIU Hotels (video above).

-Wonderful Agency named David & Goliath vet Bobby Pearce as CCO.

-Canadian independent shop Zulu Alpha Kilo crafted a cautionary tale for agencies who get bought out.


-What we write about when we write about writing ads about a book about writing ads.

-Your move, Facebook. Twitter is no longer accepting political ads.

-Business Insiders says the move won’t have much of an impact on Twitter’s ad business, though.

-PS21 created a Day of the Dead campaign promoting KFC’s new Chickadilla product.

-Here’s a roundup of ten of the scariest ads ever made.

-And for a truly scary topic: influencer marketing.