Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Cummins & Partners launched a new campaign for the Australian Red Cross Blood Service with “Biscuit” (video above).

-Creative studio and innovation agency Crossbeat hired Amber Wimmer as head of production.


-Creative agency Cutwater was named agency of record for Peet’s Coffee.

Harpreet Ahuja joined Quigley-Simpson as executive vice president of media.

-Electronic Arts appointed Arena to handle its international media planning and buying account.

-Production company and digital storytelling agency Workhouse Creative added Matty Brown to its directorial roster.

-Cornerstone agency added group director Joe Dawson and account director Avril Nunez.

-Adweek shares “the Top 10 Spanish-Language Ads That Actually Resonate With Hispanic Consumers.”