Wednesday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-The DNC launched this “Vote For Me” ad featuring children imploring viewers to vote Democrat (video above) for their sake.

-Speaking of political advertising, Michael Bloomberg hired Droga5 to make ads promoting Democratic candidates in the midterms.

-R/GA U.S. veteran Sean Lyons is succeeding Bob Greenberg as CEO.


-Dropbox appointed Mediahub New York as its media agency, following a review.

-Lucky Generals launched a campaign dealing with sexual harassment in the ad industry for TimeTo.

-Land O’Lakes and Purina pulled financial support for Iowa Representative Steve King, citing “recent statements…in conflict with our values.”

-The Drum rounds up this year’s batch of Halloween ads.

-Creative editorial company Nomad expanded its global operations with a new Tokyo office.