Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Agency GMMB and New York production/animation company Not To Scale created this “Conversation” spot for Council of the Great City Schools (video above).

-CP+B is partnering with Pearl Izumi on a new global brand platform.


-Dallas-based digital agency Sq1 was named media agency of record for KinderCare Learning Centers.

-Boston-based Upstatement welcomed Scott Dasse as creative director.

-Gourmet coffee subscription club Kopi by Cafédirect selected Stack as its first creative agency.

-DigitasLBi promoted Jill Sherman to the role of senior vice president/social practice lead for its Boston and Detroit offices.

-Plus-size model Ashley Graham will appear in a Swimsuits For All ad in Sports Illustrated‘s Swimsuit Edition.