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  • Kallish Returns To IPG To Lead Strategic Investment At Magna
    Allison Kallish joins Magna from Starcom where she was senior vice president/managing director with oversight of Samsung investment among other duties. ...
  • NRA, Blaming Its Former Agency, Shutters Its TV Channel
    The gun-rights group said content for the channel, produced by Ackerman McQueen, went way beyond its "core mission." The agency fired back. ...
  • Chubb Selects Kepler For Digital AOR Duties
    Chubb, which bills itself as the world’s largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company, has appointed Kepler Group as its digital media AOR. Kepler, with 5 offices in North ...
  • Former IPG CEO Philip Geier Dies At 84
    Geier started his career with McCann-Ericson in 1958. He was named vice chairman of parent company IPG in 1975, president two years later and CEO in 1980. ...
  • IPG Media Veteran Cohen Is Leaving
    The news was disclosed in a company memo from Philippe Krakowsky, Chairman-CEO of IPG Mediabrands. ...
  • Nobox Hires Strategist Ortiz
    Miami-based digital and social content agency Nobox, has hired Ludwig Ortiz as head of strategy, a new position at the agency. The agency said the hire signals a major investment ...
  • Nick Law Reportedly Leaving Publicis Groupe
    The top creative at the Groupe and a presenter at last week's Cannes Lions Festival is said to be leaving for Apple. ...
  • The Shipyard Taps Vitturi-Lochra To Manage Scotts Miracle Gro Account
    Marketing consultancy The Shipyard has appointed Jan Alexander Vitturi-Lochra as account director on the Scotts Miracle Gro business. In this role, Vitturi-Lochra is charged with managing the Agency’s relationship with ...
  • WPP's Mindshare Takes Media Network Of The Year Honors At Cannes
    Starcom was runner-up and MediaCom, last year's winner, was third. ...
  • McCann Wins TGI Friday's Creative Account
    TGI Fridays, the casual restaurant chain, has selected McCann to handle its U.S. creative advertising account. The account will be based in McCann’s New York office. McCann will collaborate with ...
  • New Hires At Fine
    PDX design and branding agency Fine has added three new hires. Matt Noe joins as associate design director, having previously worked at Nelson Cash and Uncorked Studios, leading the design ...
  • AKQA Sao Paulo Wins Media Grand Prix
    WPP's AKQA Sao Paulo was awarded the Media Lions Grand Prix Wednesday night for its "Air Max Graffiti Stores," campaign for Nike. ...
  • Havas Group Buys L.A. Agency Battery
    The six-year-old agency will become part of Havas' Annex agency network. It will remain based in Los Angeles with co-founder Anson Sowby leading it as CEO. ...
  • Empower's Launch Campaign For 'VOLTA'
    The Chicago-focused campaign includes a nightly series of public art projections interweaving scenes from the show with custom 3D art. ...
  • Maeda Named Chief Experience Officer At Publicis Sapient
    Publicis Sapient has appointed John Maeda Chief Experience Officer. The Publicis Groupe unit said that in addition to spearheading design globally Maeda will spend time on developing talent for the ...
  • Fidelity Expands Relationship With Kepler
    Fidelity Investments, which has worked with Kepler for more than four years on CRM strategy and execution, has tapped the digital services firm to now manage programmatic media as well. ...
  • UM Wins First-Ever Grand Prix Award At Cannes
    The IPG media agency won for a documentary film, "5B," about the nurses who established San Francisco's first HIV hospital ward. ...
  • The Nature Conservancy's Inclusive Campaign
    The Nature Conservancy has launched a new print, out-of-home, and social campaign to illustrate its support for equity and inclusion. ...
  • MMGY Global Awarded Colorado Tourism Assignment
    Travel-focused marketing agency MMGY Global has been selected by the Colorado Tourism Office as its lead marketing agency. The firm will be responsible for developing market strategy as well as ...
  • CEO Change At Omnicom's Proximity Worldwide
    Mike Dodds has been named CEO, succeeding Doug Worple, who steps up to the chairman's role to oversee M&A activity and evaluate ways to expand the agency's offering. ...
  • GroupM Cuts Global Spending Forecast For 2019
    GroupM is the second holding company this week to issue a cut in its growth forecast for 2019, following Dentsu Aegis. ...
  • BBH LA Names McNeilage Executive Creative Director
    BBH LA has appointed Ned McNeilage as the agency’s executive creative director. Reporting to BBH’s Worldwide Chief Creative Officer, Pelle Sjoenell, McNeilage will serve alongside Sjoenell, BBH LA CEO Frances ...
  • R2C Group Wins Consolidated 1-800 Contacts Account
    Vision care company 1-800 Contacts has consolidated its advertising and marketing account with Portland, OR-based R2C Group. The company spent an estimated $33 million on measured media last year according ...
  • Dentsu Aegis Cuts Ad Spending Forecast
    In January, the firm predicted growth of 3.8%, but today cited slowing growth in China as well as trade tensions as factors contributing to the revised forecast. ...
  • IPG CFO Mergenthaler Stepping Down At Year's End
    He will be replaced by another company finance veteran, Ellen Johnson, who will become the first female CFO of a major holding company. ...
  • Grey Wins Lindt USA AOR Assignment
    Grey will be responsible for consumer advertising, including a new TV campaign for Lindor chocolates breaking in 2020. ...
  • Spark Foundry Selected For Allergan U.S. Media Duties
    Pharmaceutical company Allergan has selected Publicis Group’s Spark Foundry as its U.S. media agency of record after a review, according to an Adweek report. Incumbent MediaCom did not defend. ...
  • Marketers Aren't Meeting The Needs Of Today's Connected Consumer
    That's according to a report from the CMO Council and Worldwide Partners that surveyed 350 marketing leaders. ...
  • Omnicom Media Group Launches 'New' Resolution Media
    OMG is merging Resolution with its sibling Pathway direct marketing unit to form a new and bigger operation that will offer a soup-to-nuts menu of performance capabilities. Craig Ellis will ...
  • Mother NY Wins Wrangler Ad Account
    Mother NY has been awarded the estimated $40 million advertising account for Wrangler jeans. The award follows the decision by former parent VF Corp. to spin off its jeans labels ...