Thursday Stir

By Minda Smiley 

-An animated kidney becomes an outcast in this Horizon Therapeutics ad created by FCB’s Area 23 (video above).

-For freelancers, finding reliable work has become even more challenging amid the coronavirus pandemic.


-Wunderman Thompson has named Caroline Foster Kenny as global chief client officer, a new role at the agency.

-4A’s CEO and president Marla Kaplowitz penned an op-ed for Campaign about how “the coronavirus is calling our industry to action.”

-The 24th annual Webby Awards, which was scheduled for May 11 in New York, has been canceled.

-What can brands do if the coronavirus crisis drags on for months?

-These are the seven songs competing to be the coronavirus anthem, at least according to Fast Company.