Tuesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Gravity Road tells the story of “A Valentine’s mix up” for Sainsbury’s (video above).

-LBB shares dogs of the ad world. This is officially the most important agency news item today.

-Mercedes-Benz appointed Publicis as its global agency network and digital agency partner.

-Omnicom appointed Torrey La Grange to the newly role of chief talent officer for its Global Clients Leaders (GCL) group.

-Fearless Girl will have a permanent home in New York.

-Dish Network selected The Richards Group as its new creative agency.

-Chobani CCO Leland Maschmeyer talks bringing creative in-house.

-Ogilvy Sydney promoted Jenny Mak to creative director.

-Indianapolis-based agency Young & Laramore welcomed a series of new hires: motion and experience designer Shaunta Bulter, designer Mitchell Brown, video content editor Sam Mirpoorian, community manager Taylor DeVault, associate account director Jacquline Hacker, marketing data analyst Wade Longstreet and Tyler Tillett.