Thursday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-11-year RAPP vet Rachael Heapps has been appointed to CMO at the agency.

-Here’s a behind-the-scenes look at TBWA\Chiat\Day NY’s “Absolut Blank” effort (above). link


-No surprise here. Mad Men has racked up 19 Primetime Emmy nods. link

-Arnold Worldwide created a new online destination for Ocean Spray. link

-The Advertising Club of New York launched a Long Island chapter. link

-FarFar (RIP) alum Erik Norin has joined R/GA NY as creative director. link

-Alison Moriarty joined Starcom USA as SVP/HR director.

-Chicago/Santa Monica-based post house Optimus is marketing its fifth year as production partner of the Pitchfork Music Festival.

-Fortune/ believes Spotify is worth the hype. link