Tuesday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

— -BMW launched an emotional “Brothers” ad for BMW (video above).

-Marketing consultant and Halal Branding author Professor Jonathan A.J. Wilson says that Ramadan advertising in the West is behind the times, explains how to fix it.

-Surprise: Foreign “bad actors” are getting around Facebook’s political ad controls.


-A creative at an agency which was acquired by a consultancy shares that it led to some difficulties.

-Home Grown Industries of Georgia appointed digital agency Levelwing as agency of record for its Mellow Mushroom Pizza account, following a review.

-Honor Society added Anna Wolf to its directorial roster.

-It’s still early May, but MullenLowe London executive partner Laurence Green already has a list of tips for Cannes.

Coling Gottlieb is stepping down as Omnicom’s media chief in the EMEA region.