Team player: The Washington Football Team has hired a top marketer to help with its rebrand, which includes the selection of a new name and team identity after it dropped the Redskins moniker. Will Misselbrook, the Wall Street Journal’s former global head of creative, is the first chief creative and digital officer within the National Football League, reports Ad Age’s Jeanine Poggi.
Banking on it: Leanne Fremar, chief brand officer, JPMorgan Chase, will discuss how it’s breaking through the clutter of an influx of digital banking startups in today’s edition of Ad Age Remotely. Watch live at 10.30AM EDT.
Nut job: Ever wanted to see your face on a nut? Well now you can. Blue Diamond Almonds is appealing to “superfans” on Instagram with a stunt that offers them the chance to have their face carved into a tiny almond. It’s tapped Instagram artist and influencer Hoang Tran, aka @mumblestohimself, to immortalize fans’ faces in a stunt by TBWA/Chiat/Day. Take a look over at Creativity.
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