Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-The ADC’s 89th Awards Gala is tonight, kids. link

-Jeremy Gayton and Durk Barnhill were promoted to president of Taxi for English Canada and president of Taxi New York, respectively. link


-User experience designers weigh in on how they’d overhaul Facebook’s privacy settings. link

-Goodby’s “Haagen-Dazs Five” print campaign wins top prize at the MPA Kelly Awards. link

-Zimmerman tries animation with its latest Carfax ad (above). link

-Carmichael Lynch hired Steve Knapp as director of brand activation, senior partner. link

-Google announces WebM video format. link

-Bi-coastal effects boutique Brickyard VFX Michael McCarthy as EP of special projects at Brickyard Filmworks and Lucy Herzog as VFX producer. link

-Surprise: Someone’s Twitter page inspired a sitcom. link

-SapientNitro launched California-The Game. link

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