Tuesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Sprite released this ad in China (video above), which we hear was created by Ogilvy China.

-The New York Times asks if these ads are too risque for the subway.

-Branding and creative services firm 160over90 added the NHL’s Arizona Coyotes and the MLB’s Washington Nationals to its client roster.

Foursquare unveiled Pinpoint, “a technology designed to let marketers use Foursquare’s data for ad targeting across mobile devices and the Web in general.”

-Creative agency Struck added three new hires: Jennifer Luecht as marketing manager; Rikki Teeters as senior UX lead; and Jimmy Carson as copywriter.

-The Traveling Picture Show Company signed Perry Schaffer and Corey Rogers for East Coast representation.

-Alma named Adrian Castagna as director of production.

-Tool added writer/director Julius Avery to its roster.