Wednesday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster Comment

-BETC Paris launched a spot celebrating Paris being selected to host the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games (video above).

-Figliulo & Partners is teaming up with Broad City‘s Abbi Jacobson to put on “the first live, social media-enabled comedy festival at 35,000 feet” for Virgin Atlantic.

-Translation tips off the new season with the latest in its “This Is Why We Play” campaign for the NBA.

-Samsung Electronics America chief marketing officer Marc Mathieu‘s message to agencies, regarding influencers: Be afraid, be very afraid.

-Campaign celebrates the “Best Use of Animation” in the latest of its “100 Years of Ads” installments.

-Ogilvy & Mather New York group creative director John Long lists “10 reasons why creatives should start working with a pen and paper.”