Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Newly-opened Dallas agency The Shop launched a new campaign for its biggest client Tiff’s Treats starring Vince Young and Ricky Williams (video above).

-Ogilvy & Mather named Steve Zaroff as its U.S. chief strategy officer.

-Southwest Airlines launched a media review.


-Atlanta-based agency 22squared promoted Richard Ward to chairman and CEO.

-W+K New York took over La Cienega car wash in Los Angeles in an OOH stunt for Lyft.

-Spending on broadcast placement for new creative rebounded last week, thanks largely to film studios and casual dining chains.

-AMV BBDO hired two creative teams away from BBH and W+K London.

Joe McCambley, formerly of Digitas and POP agency, joined luxury mattress company Saatva as chief strategy officer.

-JWT London applauds the U.K. decision to regulate gender stereotypes in ads. Hmm…