Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Momentum Worldwide launched “Better Reality with Odell Beckham Jr.” for Verizon (video above).

Burger chain Checkers and its new AOR Fitzgerald & Co. challenged Burger King to a “wiener smackdown” with a full-page ad in USA Today. “Hey Burger King,” the ad opens with bold red text. “It’s time to compare wieners.”

-GroupM consulting president Ernie Simon is replacing Colin Kinsella as CEO of Mindshare, North America.

-Global fashion-focused agency SelectNY rebranded itself as “Select World.”

Nomad Editing Company welcomed partner and executive producer Jennifer Lederman to its New York office. 

Production company vet Becky Jungmann, most recently head of sales at Station Film, partnered with Lauren Schuchman of The Sweet Shop to launch L.A.-based commercial representation firm Mischief.

L.A. production company Native Content hired Ned Brown as executive producer/partner.

Boston-based digital agency Genuine won the business of ikaSystems, which makes cloud-based software for healthcare providers.

-JWT Peru appointed Diego Livachoff as creative vice president.