Tuesday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Hatch London promotes Secret Escapes with a campaign promoting locations inspired by Downton Abbey timed around the release of the Downton Abbey movie (video above).

Vincent Bragg‘s agency’s ConCreates employs creatives with criminal backgrounds.

-Tina Tchen, former chief of staff for Michelle Obama, was named the new chief executive for Time’s Up.


-In an internal memo, chairman and CEO Michael Roth explained why IPG launched marketing tech offering Kinesso.

-The Financial Times saw private deals increase from 5% to 70% of its programmatic ad revenue following the implementation of GDPR.

-Remember when Carslberg admitted it wasn’t the best beer in the world? It seems the “Piss to Pilsner” approach is working.