Tuesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Mcgarrybowen recently launched this “#CareEnough” spot for Hallmark (video above).

-Adweek examines “PewDiePie and the Potential Dangers of Social Influencer Marketing for Brands.”

-Today in First World Problems, we hear there will be no Mother New York agency ski trip this year. Sad!


-Tampa Florida agency SPARK celebrated Valentine’s Day by helping everyone have a heart…with a free CPR class for all staff.

-Funworks, “a San Francisco ad agency that uses a blend of social science and sketch comedy to guide corporate executives to innovative creative,” welcomed Andy Giles as managing director

Thrivent Financial’s brightpeak financial division appointed Doner as agency of record. 

-Production company m ss ng p eces added Samir Mallal to its directorial roster

-Accenture Interactive hired former Mayo Clinic design director Lorna Ross to lead its Fjord design studio in Dublin.