Tuesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Coca-Cola launched “Share a Coke” campaigns in Mexico and Argentina featuring cans with names in braille for the visually impaired (video above).

-Chico’s FAS named Zimmerman Advertising as its media and digital agency.

-DDB appointed Issei Matsui as president and CEO of DDB Group Japan.

-National Vision selected The Richards Group as agency of record for its America’s Best Contacts & Eyeglasses and Eyeglass World brands.

-Bi-coastal production company Tool added Shawn Z to its directorial roster.

-Leading DRTV, digital media, and brand advertising agency Kre8 Media named Tina Wisner as its new vice president of data science and analytics.

-Digiday shares “5 things to know about the big AOL-Verizon deal.”