Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-Nearly three months after winning the HomeAway creative/media business, GSD&M makes its debut for the brand (with a little help from Al Green, above).

-While it lost one of its major players to JWT, CP+B is soldiering on and reports that it’s been named Sony Ericsson’s lead Nordic agency following a “competitive” review.

-Former BBDO Proximity China managing director David Hunt was named GM of AKQA Shanghai.

-Could we expect a “graphic” anti-abortion ad during the Super Bowl? link

The Google/Twitter back-and-forth continues. link

-Dolce & Gabbana apparently could care less about a “social uproar” it caused in Hong Kong. link

-So HP employees, tell us how you really feel about your new boss. link

-Urban Outfitters has landed a new CEO. link