Thursday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-AT&T adds more coal to Verizon’s stocking by demanding they pull the new anti-iPhone ad which reinterprets old holiday TV classics. link

-Alex Bogusky responds to the LAT lashing of his new tome, which he calls a “tiny book” or “huge pamphlet”. link; link

-CP+B’s new holiday campaign for Gap meanwhile exudes “holiday cheer.” link

-W+K Shanghai promoted Nick Barham to co-ECD. link

-HUSH Studios hired Firstborn and Poke NY alum Tim Nolan as Director of Interactive. link

-Digitas created a new iPhone app for Tide called “The Tide Stain Brain.” link

-Disney undergoes a movie marketing overhaul. link

-The IAB and Bain & Company released a new study called “Building Brands Online.” link

-Saatchi & Saatchi, Toyota and Context Optional launched “Random Acts of Prius” on Facebook. link

-NYC-based agency Woods Witt Dealy & Sons wants folks to flee New York for New Jersey in a new banner campaign. Now that’s refreshing. link

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