Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Production company Maverick NYC teamed up with The Global Fund and actress Diane Kruger to tell “Nicolet’s Story” in support of HIV awareness (video above).

-Adweek explores “How Harley-Davidson Is Reaching Out to Millennials While Still Appealing to Boomers.”

-94-year-old Madison Avenue veteran Lawrence Rinck joined full-service agency Rinck Advertising as inspiration officer.


-Independent digital design studio FOUR32C appointed Kiki Bowman as operations director

-Campaign U.S. named Eleftheria Parpis as deputy editor.

-Marketing and creative services company AffinityX appointed former Publicis creative Amod Dani as global creative director

B&G Foods, Inc. appointed Blue Chip Marketing as agency of record for Bear Creek Country Kitchens.

ICYMI, Comedy Central named prod co vet Steve Elliott (Hungry Man, etc.) as vice president of branded entertainment development.