Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Chattanooga-based agency Fancy Rhino produced “Dial S For Santa” — billed as “The only Santa Short Film you’ll need to see this seaso” —  for their agency holiday card video (above).

-Macy’s announced the naming of Walton Isaacson as its multicultural marketing agency following a review.

-GMR Marketing announced the appointment of Crispin Bolt as its new client services director for Motorsport.


-Digital agency Adrenalin Media is dancing to raise money for UNICEF Australia.

-Freelance creative Todd Grinham and developer Mike Mackay launched, which allows users to declare a truce on gift-giving with Facebook friends of their choosing.

-British telecoms regulator Ofcom released a new global survey finding that social media growth is leveling off in the US.

-Digital agency VML announced the promotion of Eric Campbell to president.