Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Publicis Italy’s first work for Diesel couldn’t be more French if it tried (video above).

-Adweek announced the winners of its 2017 Brand Genius Awards.

-WPP’s MEC and Maxus merger has a name: Wavemaker.


-Mother’s latest effort for MoneySuperMarket features He-Man and Skeletor dancing to “(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life.”

-Under Armour launched a “#WEWILL” campaign in support of Hurricane Harvey victims.

-Copywriter Andrew Boulton explains “Why every copywriter must be able to work alone.”

-M&C Saatchi is launching a new office in Mexico City.

-1stAveMachine added Morgan Harary to its directorial roster.