Tuesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel released “What is Snapchat?” to explain the service to parents (video above).

Doug Wojciechowski, formerly of Team One and Embark Digital, joined Commonwealth//McCann as a creative director.


-Portland-based brand development agency Pollinate announced ten staff additions and a move to a new office space.

-Mountain Dew had a little fun with Twitter’s new autoplay feature.

-Boutique media platform and creative agency crush+lab hired Mike Ferry as head of development.

-New York-based The CHR Group acquired Los Angeles-based Hispanic advertising agency Orcí.

-Waze teamed up with Paramount to offer directions voiced by the Terminator.

-Isobar chief creative officer, Americas Fred Saldanha predicts “What Will Win at Cannes.”