Tuesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

David Schwimmer teamed up with the Ad Council, writer/director Sigal Avin, the Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) and the National Women’s Law Center (NWLC) for a “#ThatsHarassment” sexual harassment awareness PSA campaign (video above). 

-DDB New York hired Lisa Topol and Derek Barnes from Grey as co-CCOs.

-W+K has a new leadership team for its design studio.


-Translation welcomed a new chief strategy officer and head of talent.

-Shell launched a review of its global creative and media accounts.

-Global adspend growth is expected to hit 4.7% in 2018.

-Los Angeles production company Backyard added Matthew James Thompson to its directorial roster.

-Great Guns added director, writer and creative director Richard Gorodecky to its roster.