Thursday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

Issa Rae makes her debut for CoverGirl in Droga5’s “The Pickup” (video above).

-Publicis.Sapoient co-CEO Alan Wexler will take over as the digital agency’s leader as co-CEO Chip Register retires at the end of 2017.

-BBDO New York launched three more holiday spots for Macy’s.


-Mr. Fox founder and strategy director Jaap van Oirschot says “To solve harassment problems, ad agencies need a culture change.”

Dave Trott explains “Targeting versus signalling.

-Digital transformation agency Levatas hired Johann Beukes as vice president of data & analytics, Kathy Underwood as senior data strategist and Jeff Gyarmathy as data analyst.

-Production company Anonymous Content added Kate Mulleavy and Laura Mulleavy to its directorial roster.