Wednesday Odds and Ends

By Kiran Aditham 

-Former W+K New Delhi creative director Hemant Anant Jain joined Seattle/London-based shop Creature as an ACD.

-BBDO Atlanta/New York and AT&T usher in “Spring” (above).

-Seeing as GroupMe made its presence known all over Austin, it figures that the mobile app won the SXSW Breakout award. link

-PSFK announced the speakers for its 2011 Conference in New York. link

-The EU puts the heat on Google and Facebook when it comes to data privacy rules. link

-Who’s been following JWT’s SXSW blog? link

-Now you can put faces to the names (if you really don’t know them by now) of the 2011 One Show judges. link

-MDC shop Vitro was named AOR for the U.S. operation of international dairy company, Alpina.

-Voice casting director Maria Pappalardo joined the staff of NY-based audio house, Sonic Union.