Tuesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-BBDO went longform in its first spot for Macy’s.

-MediaMonks hired Eric Wagliardo as creative director of experiential in its New York office.

-The ANA doesn’t think pharma ads should be taxed, because what have pharmaceuticals ever done to anyone??

-The Richards Group launched a “Fight For Good” holiday campaign for The Salvation Army.

-What does the big Cannes shakeup mean for you? Well, you can’t enter your favorite campaign in quite as many categories next year. And pre-fix lunch!!

-Starbucks appointed Iris to lead creative in the EMEA region following a review.

-Bicoastal production company Rocket Film added writer-director Pamela Romanowsky to its roster. 

-MPC L.A. hired creative director/flame artist Claus Hansen, senior flame artist Noah Caddis and executive producer Robert Owens.

-Publicis One appointed Vazul Toth as chief operating officer for Saatchi & Saatchi Hungary.