Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Justin Bieber and Lara Stone star in this 30-second spot for Calvin Klein (video above, if you can stomach it).

Admoji’s explores “Emojis in Advertising.”


-Is one of Dortios’ “Crash The Super Bowl” finalists a ripoff of TWBA/PHS Helsinki’s “Drama Queen” ad from 2010?

-San Diego agency AdEase announced it is rebranding as Civilian and specializing in “causes, nonprofits, charities, foundations and other activist groups.” (New homepage here.)

-Hyatt Hotels announced the appointment of Maryam Banikarim as its global chief marketing officer.

Digiday decodes “the insanity of CES, tweet by tweet.”

-Cheil Worldwide announced the appointment of Malm Hallqvist as its first global chief growth officer.