Tuesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Outer wear takes a bow in this North Face social media spot by Partners in Crime, the agency launched by Stephen Goldblatt earlier this year.

-An unknown blogger has launched a Medium page called “Holding Insanity” dedicated to the deep love we all have for the major holding companies.

-Adweek gave some agency holiday cards the roundup treatment today. More to come as everyone realizes they got left out AGAIN.

-JWT New York entered into a creative and strategic partnership with the official Black Lives Matter organization with the beta launch of Backing Black Business.

Deep Focus hired Duncan Miller, formerly with Jack Morton Worldwide, as director of business development, based out of its San Francisco office.

-TD Bank appointed Havas Media as media agency of record, following a review.

-Editorial and post-production house PS260 promoted Laura Patterson from senior producer to head of production.

-U.S. viewers’ favorite holiday ads to date come from Duracell and Amazon. Our readers hated both, of course.