Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Whitehouse Post cut this video introducing six second graders to New York restaurant Daniel for The New York Times Magazine‘s fall food issue (video above).

-The “ECDs with folded arms” tumblr is everything you need in your life right now.

-Karlen Williams Graybill Advertising Founder Roland “Rolly” Karlen passed away at the age of 88.

-Miami-based M8 announced the additions of Sergio Barrientos (formerly SVP and managing creative director at Havas Media) as chief strategy officer and Joaquin Lira (formerly digital creative director at Lopez Negrete) as chief creative officer.

-Baltimore agency MGH has added Ray & Scarff Appliance & Kitchen Specialists, Next Day Floors and Alex Cooper Auctioneers, Inc. to its client roster.

-Boston-based AMP Agency partnered with Uber in a brand promotion for Icelandair.

-Royal Carribean becomes the first sponsor for complimentary Wi-Fi service on the New York subway system.

-Nine Boston agencies teamed up with the 4A’s for Boston Future 4, “a startup competition wherein one winning company receives a free, personalized marketing campaign and creative.”

-Nissan CMO explains how digital is changing car advertising.