Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Adweek explores “5 Cultural Trends for 2016” (video above).

-Twitter is facing criticism for its selection of Jeffrey Siminoff as its new head of diversity.

-The Advertising Club of New York CEO and president Gina Grillo claims “The Future of Marketing is Here in Out-of-Home.”


-Adweek examines “4 Times Facebook and Twitter Copied Each Other in 2015.”

 Wired interviewed Lex Luthor (as portrayed by actor Jesse Eisenberg) in a recent advertising “editorial” promoting Warner Brother’s Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice.

NBC Sports launched on Snapchat ahead of its New Year’s day broadcast of the NHL’s annual “Winter Classic.”  

-AdAge examines how “Peyton Manning’s Brands Stand By Him” amidst doping allegations.