Tuesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Design agency HUSH launched a “Shop Small” interactive experience for American Express (video above).

-john st. opened up a Montreal office.

-California agency MeringCarson announced the addition of Catherine Sharp as global brand manager.

Anheuser-Busch claims “a strong digital plan is just as important as the Super Bowl ad-buy itself.”

D&AD explores “Outdoor Advertising that Messes With the System.”

-Twitter agreed to acquire India-based ad tech and analytics platform ZipDial.

Rob Reilly, global creative chairman of McCann Worldgroup, was announced as 2015 AICP Next Awards Judging Chair.

-Bicoastal music shop Elias Arts announced the additions of creative director Mike Goldstein in Los Angeles and Eric Ronick in New York, along with the promotion of Vincenzo LoRusso to executive creative director and executive vice president.