Tuesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-The Corner launched “Holiday Like a German” for Travel Supermarket (video above).

Stagwell Group acquired a majority stake in digital agency Code and Theory.

-Twitter launched “conversational ads” helping users spread the word about brands.

-VFX studio Digital Domain appointed Daniel Rosen as vice president, technology.

Protein World (of fat-shaming fame) launched a new global ad starring boobs and butts

-UM appointed Jon Stimmel as its new chief investment officer.

-Team Detroit collaborated with with Clear Channel Outdoor,  Los Angeles development shop HAUS and Blue State Digital to launch a “Design Your Own Billboard” campaign for Ford.