Wednesday Stir

By Doug Zanger 

-2020 Savannah College of Art and Design graduate Lachelle Robotham and SCAD student Mijin Hahn picked up a Red Dot Design Awards nod for a Ziploc spec campaign addressing diversity.

Tom Goodwin and Publicis Groupe decided that it was time to go their separate ways.


John Mulaney. Creative person.

-Let’s ponder for a moment. Can you be too well-connected?

-Deloitte embraces a deep commitment to diversity and inclusion as it hires … oh wait. Aussie Matt McGrath was named global CMO.

-Oh, interesting. sells three-quarters of the company for $4.7 billion to “alternative asset management manager” Blackstone Group.

-An algorithm that actually helps people get jobs? Do tell.

Brittany Howard of the Alabama Shakes = must watch. Jack Daniel’s Crash the Couch Music Festival to benefit Sweet Relief Covid-19 Musicians Fund. Other acts: Cold War Kids and Nathaniel Rateliff. Creative from Energy BBDO.