Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-Greenville, SC-based agency Cargo was tapped by Mercedes-Benz Canada to build and maintain a website and mobile versions for the automaker’s Vans line.

-So, what’s the state of social media marketing? link

-Toronto-based Henderson Bas Kohn has partnered with fellow MDC Partners agency Varick Media Management to launch the hbk Audience Media Platform. link

-RPA helps Honda celebrate its status as the “official vehicle of the NHL” (above).

-Baltimore agency MGH was appointed as the agency for snack food brand Utz and supermarket chain Fresh & Green’s.

-Klout confirms some “mega-funding” in Series C. link

-Red Urban alum Tom Edwards was named VP, digital strategy at Omnicom-owned The Marketing Arm.

-Deloitte delves into the mobile business. link

-Why are creatives unhappy about the D&AD Awards? link