Thursday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-Winter Park, FL-based Tex-Mex chain, Tijuana Flats (an old staple during yours truly’s UCF days), perhaps best known for the hottest sauce we’ve ever tasted, has appointed Monique Yeager, formerly director of marketing for rib joint, Tony Roma’s, as its new VP of marketing.

-Ogilvy and British Airways have relaunched the latter’s brand innovation platform dubbed Ungrounded (video announce above). link

-Publicis Seattle creative director Keith Wisniewski has decided to vent via “artisanal knuckle sandwiches.” link

-Here are your sub-categories for the new-look Cannes Cyber Lions. link

-TBWA\London has appointed former BBH London managing partner/client services director Richard Stainer as its new chief exec. link

-The Gunn Report for Media has proclaimed OMD Worldwide as world’s most creative media agency for the eighth consecutive time. link

-FYI, the deadline for nominations for the 2014 AAF Advertising Hall of Fame honors is April 11. link