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Kathryn Luttner

Brand Editor

Recommendation Engine: Collective Bias's Annette Brown

This account manager can't be bothered by churro ice cream cones but is obsessed with pre-downloading Netflix series to her iPhone.

Recommendation Engine: Fluid's Stephanie Wiseman

This director of business development is on a Facebook cleanse while she tries to avoid celebrity diet tips.

Recommendation Engine: Base Design's Jake Post

This director of operations is opting for podcasts and magazines over books these days and can easily become jealous of photographers' Instagram feeds.

Recommendation Engine: Red Tettemer O'Connell + Partners' Michelle Maben

This art director secretly listens to Harry Styles and consumes RV renovation blogs when she's not-so-patiently waiting for "Broad City" to return.

Brand Superfan of the Week: LaCroix's Big Dipper

The L.A. rapper loves the sparkling water so much that he wrote a summer anthem about the bubbly beverage.

Recommendation Engine: the community's Silvio Caielli

This associate creative director binge-watches miniseries and can be found humming "Despacito" throughout his work day.

Brand Superfan of the Week: Papa John's Pizza's Carolina Williams

This high school graduate used her love of cheese pies and garlic sauce to gain admission into Yale University.

Recommendation Engine: Kinetic's Morgan Coon

This girl boss binges a Netflix show of the same name and follows a food-obsessed canine on Instagram.

Why advertising's to blame for the bulk of PETA's protests this summer

The activist group is shifting its media strategy to include more demonstrations after Lamar Advertising Company issued a boycott on its business.

Recommendation Engine: m/SIX North America's Sam Grossman

This media strategist dances to Colombian beats when she's cooking her Whole30 meals in the kitchen.

Ming Tsai dishes up killer meals in BBDO's PSA about food allergies

The celebrity chef collaborates with nonprofit End Allergies Together in its first advertisement aimed at educating consumers about sometimes fatal ingredients.

Recommendation Engine: Collective Bias's Grayce Holcomb

This senior designer is addicted to travel tips from chef Anthony Bourdain and listening to the "Hamilton" soundtrack on repeat.

Why Motorola CMO Jan Huckfeldt is leaning heavily on TV

"This hype around digital and social is a bit of an exaggeration. It needs to be part of the mix, but it cannot be the only thing."

Recommendation Engine: Odysseus Arms' Clémence Pluche

This Francophile listens to French rap and is reading bilingually between Donna Tart's 'The Goldfinch' and Chistophe Ono-dit-Biot's 'Croire Au Merveilleux.'

Under Armour declares its spokespeople are 'Unlike Any' others

Droga5 develops a new campaign for the athletic apparel brand featuring Misty Copland, Natasha Hastings and others.

The Most Interesting Man in the World values his privacy

Former Dos Equis pitchman Jonathan Goldsmith returns as tech company Luma's spokesperson in a brand-developed spot.

Ted Danson channels Sam Malone in Smirnoff ad

The "Cheers" actor saddles up to a bar and tries to convince patrons that he's just a regular guy who drinks the Diageo-owned vodka.

GoldieBlox encourages girls to be like Hillary Clinton and Serena Williams

The toy brand returns to video advertising with its first spot since 2015, appealing to parents in search of positive role models.

Brand Superfan of the Week: Pokémon's Lisa Courtney

This Pokéfan has amassed 17,127 items of memorabilia from the anime series and now holds the Guinness World Record for the largest collection of Pokémon items.

Tourism New Zealand taps Bryce Dallas Howard as its pitch woman

The country's marketing organization partners with National Geographic Travel Lab to create the agency's first video series


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