Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Carhartt’s in-house agency launched a fall campaign celebrating “The Carhartt Way of Life” (video above).

-AT&T appointed Kirk McDonald as chief marketing officer for its new advertising and analytics company.

-TBWA\Chiat\Day L.A. is launching a global campaign for QuickBooks next month, after being named global creative AOR for the brand over the summer.

-Omnicom agency Sparks & Honey talks space.

German agency Serviceplan gets dark for supermarket chain Penny

-Firewood Marketing promoted Amy Michael to senior vice president, group account director.

-Digiday explains “Why Brits get so excited about retailer John Lewis’ Christmas ads.”

-Atlanta agency Sprocket Creative is launching an animated web series for TCM called “Noir Alley.”