Wednesday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-M&C Saatchi Sydney crafted this colorful, choreographed “The Alley” spot promoting CommBank with Apple Pay (video above).

-After Ashley Berg sued BMF  last month for allegedly demoting her after learning she was pregnant, another woman has come forward, accusing the agency of similar malpractice.

-P&G launched a review for Secret, which had been with Wieden + Kennedy Portland.


-Forsman & Bodenfors New York promoted Mike Densmore to CEO.

-Argoanaut CEO Robert Riccardi and co-founder, CSO Max Heilbro left the San Francisco agency for unknown reasons. CCO Hunter Hindman is now leading the organization.

Martin Sorrell told Advertising Week Europe he’s reuniting digital creative and media duties.

-Miller Lite hits back at Bud Light with an ad purporting to show what happened on set after the Bud Knight was killed.

-People are often not in the room to see your broadcast ads.

-BBH’s Pelle Sjönell shares “Swedish lessons in creative leadership.”