Wednesday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Lucky Generals and timeTo brought back its “Where do you draw the line?” campaign to remind attendees not to be a creep at Cannes (video above).

-Los Angeles independent agency Omelet promoted Thas Naseemuddeen to CEO.

-You might want to think twice about targeting millenial consumers. We’re broke.


Martin Sorell‘s S4 Capital welcomed two former WPP executives.

Tony Stead, who led JWT’s account planning department and is credited with coining the title “account planner” along with Stephen King, has died.

-Advertising pioneer George Lois says advertising today sucks and he hopes the holding companies go out of business.

-Uber introduced the offering it plans to roll out in 2023: aerial flight sharing service Uber Elevate. Wait, what?

-Facebook decided not to remove a fake video of Mark Zuckerberg two British artists posted to Instagram.

-Former Dare CEO Michael Olaye has joined Scandinavian-based network The North Alliance as chief growth officer.