Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster Comment

-DDB Paris launched a “#ShutUpDeath” campaign for Doctors of the World.”

Chris Elliot stars in GSD&M’s Super Bowl teaser for Avocados From Mexico.

-PepsiCo released a second teaser for GS&P’s Super Bowl spot for Mountain Dew and Doritos.

-Publicis Groupe hired Shenan Reed as client lead on its Verizon account.

-ColorComm is launching Men of Color in Communications with an inaugural luncheon event in Washington, D.C.

-Seattle-based agency Pop hired Elaine Colenbrander as creative director.

-Campaign asks, “Do BuzzFeed lay-offs show it’s no longer possible to fund quality journalism through advertising?”