Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Y&R created this spot for the BBC (video above).

-The blog Freelance Is Good profiles freelance creatives looking for agency work.


-Novartis’ Tasigna brand named The Marketing Arm as its consumer agency of record.

Campaign talked with three ECDs in China.

-Independent editorial company Cutters announced the promotion of Aaron Kiser to editor.

PSFK sat down for a Q&A with Papa John’s CMO Bob Kraut.

-Smith Brothers Agency announced the additions of Dave DiNuzzo and Noah Purdy as social content creators.

-Global footwear company Vibram appointed Resource/Ammirati as its global ecommerce and social media agency of record.