MAD Agency Daily Editions for April 2015
MAD Agency Daily - Thursday, April 30, 2015
Despite Ad Agency Merger Mania, Small Independent Shops Still Thrive
Investigations Looking At MDC Partners' Potential Financial Wrongdoing Multiply
Episode 711: Perverse Bloodlines, Raised Hairlines, & Reverse Story Lines
Bud Light Attributes Controversial Bud Light Beer Label Copy to BBDO
Brands Plan For More Programmatic Spend, But Agency Trust Issues Still Lurk
Starbucks Chief Digital Officer Honored With Chief Digital Officer of the Year Award
Judge Freezes Assets In Liebowitz Trust Fund
Grupo Gallegos Wins 'Best Idea of the Year' Honors At U.S.H. Idea Awards
R2integrated Acquires Make Me Social
Maggie Smith Jumps From Arnold To Toth + Co
Trading Technologies Taps VSA Partners For Digital AOR Duties
NEW! Toyota Mirai Is Actually Fueled By Bullsh*t
REVOLVING DOOR: Jim Houck Joins Lowe Campbell Ewald As ECD On USAA
BIZ DEV: NAIL Wins Popcorn, Indiana
MAD Agency Daily - Wednesday, April 29, 2015
NEWSFLASH! Digital Agency Promises to Deliver Work on Time!
MDC Partners Stock Plunges After SEC Investigation Disclosure
Miles Nadal's Big 2014 Payday
Havas Returns To Meaning, Finds A 'Return-On-Meaning'
Scripps, WPP Invest In Digital Company Refinery29
Horizon Media Lands New Analytics Chief Rick Watrall
Ad Agency Brunner Launches Consultancy BHiveLab
Jennifer Hohman Is KBS' New Global CMO
Rebates: Avoid A Political Standoff And Find A Solution
NEW! Humans Dress And Act Like Cats In German Volkswagen Ad
REVOLVING DOOR: Renato Fernandez Promoted To Worldwide Creative Director Of TBWA\Chiat\Day LA
BIZ DEV: Current Lifestyle Marketing Named AOR For Club Med
MAD Agency Daily - Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Swedish Ad Agency Debuts Advertising-Themed Emoji App
MDC CEO Nadal On The Hook For $8.6 Million Improperly Reimbursed Expenses As Company's Net Loss Widens
ANA Advises Advertisers To Make 'Measurably Viewable' New Digital Ad Currency Standard
68% of Agencies Plan to Increase Digital Video Spend In The Next Year
Sta-Bil Repositions Brand With New Campaign From Marc USA
Inaugural Glass Lion Jurors Selected; Half From U.S.
Google, Facebook, Reddit Throw Lifeline To Nepal Quake Area. Would Emergency Internet Standards Help?
U.S. Rebates: Stock Price Trumps Advertisers
NEW! Dora The Explorer Stars In Latest Geico Ad
REVOLVING DOOR: Chris Kelly Promoted To Chief Creative Officer At Organic
BIZ DEV: CP+B Miami Named AOR For 75th Miami International Boat Show
Immortology Relaunches Web Site To Dispel Common Marketing Misconceptions
MAD Agency Daily - Monday, April 27, 2015
McKinney Opens SoHo Office, Founder Chick McKinney Rolls Over In Grave
ANA, 4A's Unveil 'Transparency' Task Force: Will Take 'Decisive Action' To Address Concerns
Digital Agency Spark Growth Is High-Fiving Itself Over Success Of April Fool's Joke
Apple's New Watch Takes A Licking In New Horizon Media Survey
Crowdsource Design Services Steal Business From Design Studios, Which Now Steal Business From Agencies
Level Studios Sets up Shop In San Fran, Led By Michael Phillips
5.7% Organic Q1 Revenue Growth For IPG
Apple Watch Launch Gives Search Marketers New Opportunities
Organ Recital
NEW! Tacos, Winks, Emoji And More From American Greetings Via Mullen
REVOLVING DOOR: Yannis Kotziagkiaouridis Is The New Chief Analytics Officer At Wunderman
BIZ DEV: Lindt Confirms Horizon As Its New AOR In The U.S.
MAD Agency Daily - Friday, April 24, 2015
Surprise, Surprise. Chuck E. Cheese Gets New CMO And Launches Agency Review
P&G Expects To Save $500 Million Through Agency Cutbacks
SapientNitro Taps Adaptly For Social Ad Tech
Apparently, The Spanish Can't Pronounce 'Ogilvy & Mather' Properly
In Showtime's 'Happyish,' Unhappy Ad Man Is Sick Of Advertising
Auditors Launch Study Analyzing Marketers' Programmatic Buys, Will Benchmark 'Working' And 'Non-Working' Media Budgets
Aishwarya Rai Blames Creative Agency For That Racist Ad
WPP Posts 5.2% Organic Growth In Q1, In Line with Omnicom, Well Ahead of Publicis
Havas Acquires Paris-Based Events Organizer EGC & Associes
CNN's Surprising New Captive Audience - Republicans!
NEW! 'Style By Method' From Essence
REVOLVING DOOR: SMG Canada Names Alexandra Panousis CEO
BIZ DEV: SapientNitro Is The New Digital AOR For British Airways
MAD Agency Daily - Thursday, April 23, 2015
Agency Stages Fake Robbery to Illustrate How Awesome Its Work Is
ANA Calls Agency Financial Relations 'Disturbing,' Releases Findings To Back It Up
SMG Just Screamed 'Oh Sh*t' ... Again!
Coca-Cola Launches $400 Million U.S. Media Agency Review, The First In A Decade
Rise Interactive Agency Wins LA Search Marketing Award
22Squared Laces Up U.S. Mizuno Account
Trixie Ferguson Gray To Lead Client Content Strategy at MediaCom
Californians Act And Think Greener Than Other Americans
Issue For Brands: More Americans Say 'Meh' To Earth Day
London Calling: A Whirlwind Visit With Agencies At The AdForum Summit
NEW! Victoria Secret Angel Ambrosio Is The New Face of Dafiti
REVOLVING DOOR: Mike Parker Named President iCrossing's West Region
BIZ DEV: Carrabba's New Lead Agency: Fitzgerald & CO
MAD Agency Daily - Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Publicis, Omnicom Downplay the Whole Agency Rebate Thing
Omnicom Reports 5% Organic Revenue Boost In Q1
Clients May Be Shooting Themselves In the Foot With Demands For Extended Payment Terms
Has Mobile Advertising Finally Arrived? Not According to AKQA CCO Rei Inamoto
Healthcare Exec Draws 'FreshBlood' With New Creative Shop
Episode 710: Sacred Ground, Or Does Attention Make Don and Betty 'Ooze'?
Agencies Team Up To 'Green Out' California
Pro Bono Goes Programmatic, Pubmatic's Goel Joins Ad Council Board
Hickey Freeman Undergoes Spring Refresh With Help From Toth + Co.
NEW! See Things Better-True North's New Adlens Spot
REVOLVING DOOR: Michael Lampert Joins 360i As SVP of Media and Account Management
BIZ DEV: Full Contact Selected For Thomas & Friends AOR Duties
MAD Agency Daily - Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Job-Seeking Ad Students Envision Ad Agencies As Ice Cream Flavors
Publicis Groupe Reports 0.9% Organic Growth; Q1 Results Boosted By Sapient Buy And Exchange Rates
Agencies, Don't Like That BuzzFeed Post About Your Client? You Can Get It Deleted
IPG Takes Stake In Samba TV
Former Omnicom Exec Tim Love Joins BoomAgers
Less Ads Mean Streaming TV Tops Traditional Viewing
Don't let your brand .suck
Nielsen: Microsoft TV Campaigns Expand Social Presence
Pure Leaf Iced Tea Debuts First TV Spot
Breaking Out Of Legacy Measurement: Q&A With Marketo's Ellen Weinstein
NEW! DC To Winter Weary New Yorkers: Come Visit!
REVOLVING DOOR: Generator M + A Taps Two For Strategy/Planning
BIZ DEV: Blue Bear Creative To Accelerate Smashburger's Social Media Presence
MAD Agency Daily - Monday, April 20, 2015
Agency Behind ANZAC Woolworth's Campaign Deactivates Twitter Account Then Reverses Decision
Horizon Wins Lindt Media Assignment
Agencies, The MTA Isn't Censoring Your Ads. It's Media Rep Is
Horizon Media Corrals $350 Million STX Studio Account
The AICP Has Announced Its 2015 Next Awards Shortlist
Crafting A New Marvel Comic Book Using Adobe Creative Cloud
Y&L Wants To 'Uneducate' You About East Africa
Porto Briefly
NEW! O&M, Tiffany 'New York Minute' Spot
REVOLVING DOOR: Matt Baker Named Head Of Planning JWT NY
BIZ DEV: San Diego Parks Tap MeringCarson To Raise Profile
Google DoubleClick Network Hit With More Malvertising
MAD Agency Daily - Friday, April 17, 2015
Fallon Bolsters Executive Team With New Chief Strategy Officer
The 2015 Marketing Hall of Fame Will be Held at JWT
Former Richards Group, Backer & Spielvogel, Publicis Creative Joins Moroch Partners
Dentsu Kick-Starts Fund, Has Yen For Startups
Mono "Lytes Up" Fitness Routines For New Propel Water Campaign
Piano Man Joel Wants To Save Elephants, Eliminate Ivory Keys
MEC Launches New E-Commerce Consultancy
Anette Lillegard To Lead Strategy At Fallon
Data-driven Marketing Is All The Rage But Are Clients Ready To Act?
NEW! HBO's 'Entourgage' Meets 'Star Wars' In New Send-Up From The 'Toasty' Minds At Quiznos
REVOLVING DOOR: Arnold WW Hires Creatives For Boston, NY
BIZ DEV: Visa Confirms Global Media Agency Review
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