Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-BBH Singapore launched a “Now, There’s Choice” campaign for Ikea (video above).

-Deutsch New York hired JWT New York’s Matt Baker as chief strategy officer.

-VaynerMedia launched a tribute to Dale Earnhardt Jr. for Budweiser.

-Fort Worth, Texas agency Warren Douglas Advertising re-hired director of software development Alex Brotman, promoted Jantzen Moelle to marketing analyst and Cassidy Newton to vice president, data sciences. 

-Brand and digital agency Fine is partnering with Napa Valley winery Cuvaison.

-Winston-Salem, North Carolina agency The Variable hired former EP+Co. senior vice president, group account director Zac Painter as director of account management and promoted David Jones to vice president, creative director.

-Bloomberg examines “How a Millennial Is Keeping a 100-Year-Old Eyewear Brand On-Trend.