Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-“High School Girl?,” a Japanese ad for cosmetics brand Shiseido, has gone viral. 

-Mullen Lowe won best of show for Jet Blue at The Ad Club’s 55th Annual  Francis W. Hatch awards.

M&C Saatchi Mobile appointed Steve DeAngelis to the newly created role of vice president of North America.


-Papa Murphy’s appointed Brandon Solano, formerly with Wendy’s, as chief marketing officer.

General Mills is “casting'” for a real rabbit to replace the Trix cartoon version. But something tells us he won’t be as sexy as the Hamburglar.

-Publicis CEO Maurice Levy points to client downsizing and campaign cancellations for the slow third quarter.

-Global IT firm Endava acquired New Jersey based UX and interactive design firm Nickelfish.

Grey EMEA won the Euro Effies “Agency of the Year” award.