Thursday Odds and Ends

By Patrick Coffee 

-Anomaly’s latest for Sonos suggests smart homes might not be as great as we think they are.

-Pepsi vs. Coke is the never-ending battle of our time.

-The father of one of the 17 victims of the Marjory¬†Stoneman Douglas High School shooter collaborated with FCB’s Area 23 to create a project that turns social media posts into letters to congress.

-How does one market weed products on social media? Good question.

-The D&AD Awards Black Pencil winners were pretty much exactly the ones you expected.

-Fallon founder Robert Senior joined indie Irish agency Boys and Girls as chairman.

-FCB Health Europe hired former McCann Health Germany CEO Joerg Hempelmann as its first-ever president.

-BBDO NY CEO Kirsten Flanik talked to Campaign about the agency’s past, present and future.