Wednesday Stir

By Kyle O'Brien 

-Washington D.C. is getting stylish with a new campaign from Design Army. The campaign, “Celebrating You,” aims to redefine luxury in the city and reposition the nation’s capital as a creative, fashion-forward place. The flashy spot for the shopping and dining district celebrates self-expression with a quirky train journey full of eclectic characters, backdropped by D.C.’s majestic landmarks.

-M&M’s is taking another step in its mission to build an inclusive world by debuting Purple, a spokescandy that will address issues of self-acceptance and inclusivity.


-To highlight the importance of listening, Spotify has released its first brand campaign in France.

-AMC Networks tapped media company Known as its agency of record for all its networks and streaming services.

-To nurture the next generation of Latinx advertising talent, Latinx industry leaders recommend agencies do more, like removing hiring barriers, nurturing incoming talent and investing in mentorship opportunities.

-Dentsu has named Madeleine Fashion Group’s chief executive Karin Zimmermann as its new CEO for the German and DACH markets.

-Check out Adweek’s three-part series on how marketing and advertising is spurring climate action.

-Take an inside look at Ryan Reynoldsflight-themed Aviation Gin distillery in Portland, Oregon.