Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Carmichael Lynch collaborated with Funny or Die on this “Coolin’ Down with Sasquatch” music video spot starring Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt‘s Tituss Burgess (video above).

-Condé Nast is acquiring New York-based experiential marketing agency Pop2Life and its event technology platform, Ribyt.

-Burger King was named Cannes Lions’ Marketer of the Year.


-WPP digital creative agency POSSIBLE hired Mark McEachran as global client lead.

-Snapchat is publishing over 30 “Our Stories” for March Madness.

-New York-based brand-strategy and design agency Red Peak created a brand identity and logo for Met Life’s Brighthouse Financial.

-AdAge looks back at that time Donald Trump appeared in a McDonald’s ad alongside Grimace.