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Ann-Christine Diaz

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Editor of /Creativity Editor at Advertising Age

Netflix Dropped a Creepy Meta Preview of 'Narcos' Season 2 on Facebook Live — Yesterday, Netflix "Narcos" fans got a hit of the upcoming Season 2 when it dropped an episode into a Facebook Live stream -- but with a bit of spook thrown in. The trailer begins with a very meta opening, as we see a pair of DEA agents encountering what appears to be a big stash.

Mother New York Staffers Get Their Hair Done to Help Revitalize Small NYC Businesses — Employees at Mother New York have used their creative ingenuity -- and their heads, literally -- to do their part for small business. The agency recently set out to revitalize a local barbershop frequented by many of its team with a set of thoroughly fresh and modern hairdo shots -- modeled by Mother staffers themselves, including Founder Paul Malmstrom, who appears in the first picture above.

Oculus and Nat Geo Capture President Obama and the First Family in Virtual Reality for the National Parks Centennial — Earlier this summer, some might recall that President Obama had spent his Father's Day touring the country's national parks -- fitting excursions, given that it's the Centennial Year of the National Parks Service.

Goodby, Silverstein Names Margaret Johnson Top Creative — Goodby, Silverstein & Partners has promoted Executive Creative Director Margaret Johnson to be its first chief creative officer and promoted Managing Director Derek Robson to the vacant post of president. The agency has also named four new partners: Director of Account Management Brian McPherson, Director of New Business Leslie Barrett, Director of Brand Strategy Bonnie Wan and Director of Communication Strategy Christine Chen.

Ad Council's Poignant PSA Seeks Aid for Louisiana Flood Victims — The Ad Council and Austin-based agency GSD&M have been quick to respond to the floods that have devastated Louisiana -- reportedly the country's worst natural disaster since Hurricane Sandy in 2012. The organization and agency have created this simple but compelling black-and-white film.

Airbnb Streams National Parks on Facebook Live for Centennial Anniversary — Airbnb is yet another advertiser joining in on the National Park Service's Centennial Anniversary celebrations, in a new Facebook Live campaign created alongside TBWA/Chiat/Day L.A. Airbnb today will be live-streaming from Airbnb host homes in three different national parks on Facebook Live, starting at Yellowstone in Wyoming, followed by Joshua Tree in California and then concluding at at Acadia National Park in Maine.

Google Lets You Explore Our National Parks' Hidden Gems in 360 Degrees — Today, on the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service, Google invites visitors to explore the most remote areas of these hallowed grounds in 360 degrees.

'Birdman' Writer Armando Bo Directs a Nostalgic Bromance for Toyota — Armando Bo, Oscar-winning screenwriter of "Birdman" and director on big productions for Qualcomm and Visa, among others, applies his storytelling talents to this nostalgic bromance for the Toyota.

Jeff Goldblum's Latest Ad May Be the Weirdest Yet — Jeff Goldblum reprises his role as the self-described "Silicon Valley maverick" Brad Bellflower in a psychedelic new ad for, created out of RPA. The spot reads like a short-circuited Emergency Broadcast System test -- only it's "warning" viewers of "an outbreak of great apartments in their area."

This Betting App Ad Shows Just How Much It Sucks to Not Win — The U.K.'s Kwiff is a mobile-only sports betting app that gives users an extra boost of excitement by randomly "supercharging" the odds on any bet that users make. That means that while two users might make the same bet at the same time during the same game, their outcomes could end up very, very different.
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