Thursday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-An Arnold alum nicely breaks down the art (of lack thereof) of the agency review. link

-McCann Erickson/Mother/BBH alum Dylan Bernd joined Mullen as group creative director. link


-The CDC is playing no games when it comes to its latest anti-smoking ad campaign. link

-Matt James stepped down as managing director of Starcom U.K. after less than 18 months. link

-Nathan Petty joined Whitehouse Post as an in-house editor in San Francisco.

-San Francisco’s Duncan/Channon bows down to the “Ticket Oak” in a new StubHub campaign (above). link

-Cannes Lions is partnering with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to launch a “change the world” challenge. link

-Apparently, the Honda Civic is so uninteresting to write about that bloggers were offered payment to say something positive about it. link