Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Iris launched a World Cup campaign for Adidas (video above).

-ADP selected Havas New York as its agency of record, following a review.

-Ogilvy West, South CEO Michael Dobak is leaving the agency to hitch a ride on the blockchain bandwagon with BlockV.


-P&G chief brand officer Marc Pritchard outlines a path forward for the ad industry toward gender equality.

-Attendance at Cannes is down 20-25 percent this year.

-Campaign examines “How a new generation of fearless talent is redefining the creative industries.”

-Alibaba CMO Chris Tung explains “why it’s ramping up its pitch to brands with a Kantar-powered insights tool.”