Wednesday Stir

By Erik Oster 

-McCann New York and MRM McCann highlight the “Certainty” delivered by the United States Postal Service during a time of crisis (video above).

IPG Mediabrands implemented a round of furloughs and layoffs across its agencies.

-360i vets Bryan Wiener and Sarah Hofstetter joined ecommerce analytics platform Profitero as CEO and president, respectively.


-Erich & Kallman chief growth officer Kate Higgins shares steps to win a virtual pitch.

Greta Thunberg‘s Friday for Future and FF Los Angeles released an “Our House Is on Fire” climate crisis PSA for Earth Day.

-Lancashire’s finest journalist and butter pie enthusiast Cameron Clarke has been promoted at The Drum. Stephen Lepitak has moved up the Scottish ladder as well.

-Memac Ogilvy and Honda in the United Arab Emirates shot this 30-second spot entirely inside the residence of Memac Ogilvy production chief Amin Soltani.

Netflix added 16 million subscribers in the first three months of 2020.

-An internal document reveals Vice Media’s plans for substantial layoffs.