Tuesday Morning Stir

By Patrick Coffee 

-BBDO and Bacardi have a spooky cocktail for your Tuesday morning.

-Now that Instagram’s founders are tired of their own app, the New York Times explores how it became such a big deal.

-AdAge profiles the eclectic agency scene in Paris.

-Campaign tracks a 50-year evolution of ad agency names.

-A student created a 404 response to the 40 over 40 list, noting that “The average age of all advertising employees is 33.7.”

-It’s almost Halloween, and Hill Holliday made an AR rat-eating zombie head for Party City.

Fernando Barbella (profile here) left his job at London’s SevenC3 to become ECD at FRASER in Germany.

-Ex-CP+B creative and current Facebook ECD Andrew Keller tells The Drum that he sees a “great sense of creative optimism” in the APAC region.

-BBDO Atlanta CCO Robin Fitzgerald picks some of her favorite recent ads.