Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Yellow Tail is running this regional Super Bowl spot by Burns Group, making it the first wine brand to advertise in the big game in 40 years (video above).

-Wieden + Kennedy has ended its relationship with ESPN after 25 years.

-DDB New York announced a series of four promotions and new hires.


-Former LatinWorks president Sergio Alcocer launched Rest of the World, which he calls “an agency founded in and for the Trump era.”

-Colle+McVoy CEO Christine Fruechte talks about Mary Tyler Moore‘s influence

-Possible London hired Ellie Cavell-Clarke as strategy director.

-Nintendo knows where you’ll really be using the Switch.

-Adweek lists “7 Digital Ad Alternatives You Can Buy for the Same Price as a Super Bowl TV Spot.”