Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-180 LA worked with the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences for this Oscars promo (video above).

-Y&R explores “Goat Brands” for the Chinese New Year.


-Creative and media agency Out There has been appointed media agency of record for Farfetch and Roberto Cavalli.

Crossmedia is now part of the VML network, allowing VML to expand to Mexico City and Buenos Aires.

-The Drum looks at “how brands welcomed in Chinese New Year on Twitter.”

-Producer Ryan Faucett joined bicoastal music shop Butter Music and Sound; in the past, he’s composed and produced music for ads by Reese’s, Coke, AT&T, and more.