Kathryn Lundstrom is a reporter covering breaking news. Before joining Adweek, she wrote about politics for The Daily DONUT, analyzed policy at the Texas Capitol, worked as a fellow for The Texas Tribune and checked facts at Sports Illustrated. She holds an M.A. in journalism and a master of global policy studies from the University of Texas at Austin and got her B.A. in international studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Originally from Minnesota, she’s lived in Austin, Texas, for five years and still hasn’t met McConaughey.
Bacardi Touts New Compostable Bottle, But Experts Warn Against ‘Silver Bullet’ Solution
The new biodegradable packaging could create confusion and recycling cross-contamination.
This PAC Created a Last-Minute Anti-Trump Ad on a Shoestring Budget
The ad has more than 3 million views on Twitter one day after posting.
Pinterest Saw Huge Q3 Gains as Ad Spend Shifted From Facebook
The platform saw a 58% increase in year-over-year revenue.
How Pandora Is Building Creative Advertising Opportunities Into Its Platform
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The platform's vp of ad innovations Claire Fanning spoke at Adweek's virtual event this week.
T-Mobile’s New TV Streaming Service Aims to Disrupt the ‘Cableopoly’
TVision will be available to the carrier's subscribers on Nov. 1.
How One Creative Is Changing the Entrepreneurial and Design Landscape in Texas
Jane Claire Hervey's work aims to address opportunity gaps in the industry for women and nonbinary folks.
Audi Fuels Ad Placements With Nostalgia to Promote Its Used Car Program
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The Audi spots will run alongside classic movies, favorite sports moments and oldies playlists.
Nissan Appoints First US CMO Amid Leadership Realignment
Allyson Witherspoon will take on the newly created role on Nov. 1.
How DieHard Pulled Off That Die Hard Ad Starring Bruce Willis
TV / Video
Advance Auto Parts worked with agency The Marketing Arm on the two-minute film.
Calvin Klein Taps Starbucks Executive as New Global CMO
Linh Peters takes over the role that Marie Gulin-Merle vacated last year.
Curiosity Is the First Integrated Independent Agency Member of ANA’s SeeHer Initiative
The Cincinnati-based firm hopes to build a more equitable creative industry.
Pernod Ricard Addresses Online Hate Speech With New ‘Engage Responsibly’ Initiative
Pernod Ricard's Engage Responsibly initiative serves as a follow up to July's Stop Hate For Profit boycott.
Bulleit Is Working With American Forests to Plant 1 Million Trees, Expand Urban Green Space
The new initiative acknowledges the interdependence between conservation and community support.
Budweiser, Nelly Celebrate St. Louis And ‘Country Grammar’
The musician sees the partnership as a celebration of his hometown.
Truist Financial’s New Top Marketer Is Former H&R Block CMO
Vinoo Vijay replaces Susan Somersille Johnson as chief marketing officer.