Tuesday Stir

By Kyle O'Brien 

-Young & Laramore is showing that there are plenty of challenges with being a homeowner, but if you have an HVAC system from American Standard, you won’t have to worry about heating and cooling. In “Not Just a Homeowner,” some unfortunate homeowner challenges are pointed out by a serviceman, like poorly placed electrical outlets and old, heavy windows. While those might require unexpected maintenance, if there is an American Standard HVAC system at the home, there’s one less problem.

-Consumer Cellular has awarded its $50 million retail media, paid search and paid shopping business to the full-service, independent agency Brainlabs.


-The latest Adweek podcast discusses the state of the modern executive creative director and agency creativity and staffing in general.

-Adweek creative and DEI managing editor Shannon Miller is headed to agency Courage as its first executive director of development.

-TV Upfronts and NewFronts are now scheduled and Adweek has the full lineup.

-The latest “Let’s Talk About Brand” podcast with Katie McKiever, social media and personal brand consultant, discusses why thought leadership matters for all professionals.

-For 2023’s Nike Air Max Day on March 26, the brand paid tribute to the music scenes that helped catapult it into legendary status with agency partner AKQA.