Thursday Morning Stir

By Kiran Aditham 

-WPP unit Hill & Knowlton appointed Patrick Slevin to SVP/GM of its Tallahassee office. link

-Self-service ads on Facebook can be shady. link


-A motley crew including Dora the Explorer, Marie Osmond and NASCAR have been tapped for a new Census Bureau campaign aimed at conservatives and parents. link

-Arnold hired Euro RSCG alum Nick Dutton as global managing partner. link

-LG gets “celebrities” to vacuum at the Spirit Awards using the brand’s Kompressor (above). link

-Microsoft launched its first app for Android called Tag. link

-Winners at the Twitter-focused Shorty Awards included Newark mayor Cory Booker. link

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