Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-The Monkeys aimed to offend pretty much every religion with the annual Australian lamb ad (video above), and they seem to have succeeded!

-DDB North America completed its leadership team with the hiring of Eric Zuncic as chief strategy officer.

-Sprint is launching an in-house digital agency to handle “display, programmatic and paid search ads.”

-Grey New York promotes the new NFL season with the trailer-esque “Hope.”

-In celebration of the 4A’s 100th anniversary, Campaign U.S. listed “the top 10 spots that have helped make the world a better place.”

-Innocean USA vice president of experiential marketing Fabrizia Cannalonga tells The Drum, “There’s nothing like the feeling of making a real difference in the world.”

-Terri & Sandy co-founder and executive creative director Sandy Greenberg discusses how The Martin Agency altered the Virginia state slogan.