Thursday Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Santa gets into data mining in the above ad for Signal from agency Technology Humans and Taste (THAT).

Havas Chicago named new executive client and strategy leads, hiring Lilia Arroyo Flores as chief strategy officer and Maisha Pearson as chief client officer.

-Atlanta brands are holding agencies accountable for racial equality.

-Deceptive advertising lawsuits targeting Chevron could put scrutiny on ad industry ties to fossil fuel clients.

-The Drum has your agency holiday card roundup.

-TV networks’ debts to advertisers have piled up, constraining the TV ad market.