Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Save the Children worked with photographer Nick Ballon and conceptual animator Alma Haser on a photo and video series visualizing the trauma inflicted on Syrian refugee children (video above).

-Lions Entertainment announced the jury for this year’s Entertainment Lions, with PJ Pereira serving as jury president.

-Quigley-Simpson welcomed Russ Cohn as vice president, creative marketing and innovation.


-Snapchat’s ad revenue forecast for 2017 was cut by $30 million.

-Adweek has your SXSW roundup right here.

-FRAM Filtration named Laughlin Constable as its agency of record.

-The National Retail Federation estimates Americans will spend some $5.3 billion this St. Patrick’s Day weekend