Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Interface/FCB Ulka, Fuji Mountain Bikes “Save the Mountain” (video above).

-Adweek explains “Why Matthew Weiner Ended Mad Men With ‘the Best Ad Ever Made.'”


-Weber Shandwick was named digital agency of record for McCormick Canada.

-MDC Partners launched Cultura United Agency, “a new cross-disciplinary marketing firm uniting specialized full-service advertising and public relations expertise with deep insights across Hispanic, African American and Asian audiences.”

-Sprint named Kevin Crull as its chief marketing officer.

-Digiday examines how “Slow load times are killing publishers in mobile.”

-Mars and Hershey are launching snack bars.

-Adweek asks “Will YouTube Viewers Click ‘Shop’ Instead of ‘Skip’ on Pre-Roll Ads?