Wednesday Stir

By Erik Oster 

-With golf one of the only options for professional sports these days, 72andSunny New York launched a campaign for Marcus by Goldman Sachs focused on its sponsored PGA golfer Patrick Cantlay and a message from his father (video above). The spot arrives ahead of the The Memorial Tournament in Dublin, Ohio, which Cantlay won last year.

Michael Goldberg is stepping down as Zimmerman Advertising CEO after nearly six years in the role.

Visa is launching a global creative review in search of a single worldwide creative AOR. Incumbents BBDO and Saatchi & Saatchi have been invited to participate.


-U.K. ad spending fell to record lows in recent months.

-IPG’s Acxiom introduced its ConneCXions portfolio that integrates data services across IPG.

AnalogFolk made a series of new hires in its Sydney office across creative, strategy and account management.