The agency credits Lopez, a 20-year Nike veteran with working "at the leading edge of evolving how Nike connects with consumers both at scale and on an individual basis, through traditional channels, existing digital channels and the latest, emerging technologies and platforms."
An SEC order issued last week shed light on some of the shenanigans that were going on, including the case of an Indian agency subsidiary that JWT (now part of Wunderman Thompson) took majority control of in July 2011.
Hint: She just joined Oberland as Chief Strategy Officer. Maybe you know someone there who has completed the crossword puzzle the agency created in her honor. (Even though that's a bit like googling the answer).
The partnership was established to provide minority-owned and disadvantaged small businesses with technical support and resources to accelerate their operations, growth and go-to-market efforts in the public sector.
Agencies keep prioritizing the work when it's the "intensity of trust" that determines whether they get and keep clients, AAR Partners President Lisa Colantuono told a group of independent agency owners this week.
The transfer date on the sale is now set for Sept. 30. Dentsu has negotiated an 11-year lease to remain in the building, which also takes effect at that time.
The new facility consolidates 35 agencies and 2,000 staffers previously at nine sites into a single renovated facility in the San Cristoforo district.
And Michael Haight and Adam Warburton have joined the executive team in the roles of senior vice president of client success and vice president of talent acquisition, respectively.
Provisions in the newly signed contract include just cause termination, clarification of working hours and leave policies, salary minimums, and guaranteed annual raises.
That's according to the latest Cannes Lions Creativity Report, which recognizes the most creative companies and people in the industry, based on this year's Cannes Lions Festival award winners.