Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Patrick Coffee 

-john st. wants to help prevent you from leaving your pet behind when you move with pet-friendly packaging!

-Anomaly L.A. beat out The Community to win Minute Maid.

-TV ad sales declined for the first time since 2009, quelle horreur!

-Who spend the most last week? Wonder Woman, duh.

-Meanwhile, David Sable of Y&R wishes his agency’s work got as much attention as the Comey hearings

Nils Leonard thinks everyone should focus on the ugly side of advertising at Cannes this year: egotistical dudes getting blasted!

-Vice’s Virtue is active in EMEA, and Facebook vet Rob Newlan is its new CEO.

-Schafer Condon Carter of Chicago Cubs fame has combined its PR, influencer marketing and social media divisions to form SCC|PRISM, which will be led by managing partner Mike Grossman, social director Lauren Sanborn and influencer/PR strategists Laura Colar and Paige Robinson.

-ICYMI, Traci Alford of Shell is the new president of the Effie Awards.