Disney/Pixar‘s Incredibles 2 sets record on opening weekend.
AT&T will rename Time Warner as WarnerMedia. John Stankey is the new CEO of WarnerMedia; former Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes and Turner CEO John Martin are both exiting.
Microsoft makes newly-acquired social education tool Flipgrid free to schools.
PepsiCo expands safe water access to 16m people.
Stella Artois releases touching Father’s Day campaign:
Legal watch: MillerCoors and Pabst Brewing spat heads to trial as Nike drops UNDEFEATED line after US Naval Academy complaint. Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes faces prison after indictments while Audi names interim CEO after current CEO was arrested for alleged role in diesel emissions scandal.
The Naval Academy appreciates Nike’s announcement to no longer use the UNDEFEATED logo resembling our Naval Academy crest. We are pleased by this decision which is respectful of the Academy, our students and alumni. #usna #USNavy #nike #midshipmen #gonavymids
— U.S. Naval Academy (@NavalAcademy) June 16, 2018
Cannes Lions officially gets underway, where Unilever CMO Keith Weed kicked off proceedings by taking a stand on digital influencers with fake followers and P&G announced a new video series with Katie Couric and theSkimm as part of company’s bigger focus on gender equality in advertising, media and creative.
Welcome to #CannesLions… We are officially open for business!
— Cannes Lions (@Cannes_Lions) June 18, 2018