Nascar to Take Digital Platforms Back From Turner Sports

Nascar has asked Turner Sports for the keys to and is now looking for a digital agency to help navigate a site relaunch.

Social Media Agony, SapientNitro Edition

It's time for your social-media catastrophe of the week. This one comes courtesy of ad agency SapientNitro, and is essentially a two-parter. What happened was: The agency posted a hilariously bad self-promotional music video on Facebook. (It's posted below.

McCann Hires North American President

McCann Erickson has hired digital exec Hank Summy as North American president, filling the vacancy left by former president Robert LePlae's mid-September exit, the agency announced Friday.

The Spot: Old School Sneakers

GENESIS: Foot Locker is heading back to school. Old school, that is. A pair of seasonal spots, shot in a period style by director Aaron Ruell for ad agency SapientNitro, take place in a modern high school.