Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Independent production company Process is releasing a web series documenting celebrity backstage riders entitled “No Brown M&Ms” (video above).

-Sports marketing and media agency rEvolution announced it has been named media agency of record for Polaris.


-Global marketing agency Metia worked with Seattle-based GM Nameplate on a redesigned website.

-UK media planning and buying agency m/SIX announced the hiring of Will Spence as chief operating officer.

-Razorfish announced the hiring of Ian Sohn as senior vice president of client engagement and Christian Barnard as group vice president of client engagement.

YouGov’s BrandIndex claims the NFL’s brand perception is half of what it was last year.

-International advertising, design and communications competition CLIO named Nicole Purcell president.