Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Danny Trejo tells viewers to “#TakeBackTV” in a new campaign for Sling TV (video above).

-IPG’s network appears to be down today. Don’t panic!

-Droga5 London launched its first campaign for clothing brand Belstaff, entitled “Here Be Dragons.”


LBB’s Laura Swinton writes about the “meritocracy delusion that’s holding the industry back.”

-Rockport appointed Bushwick-based agency Madwell as its creative agency of record.

Circus Marketing welcomed Federico Durán as executive creative director of its Los Angeles office. 

-Branding and design firm Landor hired Michael Khoury as strategy director of its New York office. 

-VML launched a fellowship program to bring together its U.S. and China offices.