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Mother London wins United Nations sanitation brief

Mother London has been hired by the United Nations to develop a global communications campaign to improve sanitation for 2.5 billion people across the world. The UN’s Millennium Development Goals is its latest ant-poverty project and it has highlighted poor ...

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Spend half an hour at MIPTV with Maurice Levy

As soon as the sun comes out so do the awards/endless talk fests – Cannes isn’t that far away now, of course. Last week we had Adweek Europe in London and now it’s turn of MIPTV, another excuse to leg ...

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New IPA report says marketers are failing to respond to needs of UK’s rapidly-growing ethnic population.

Blimey, don’t tell UKIP’s Nigel Farage about this. Britain’s ethnic ‘minorities’ are growing so rapidly that they won’t be that minor in years to come and – according to a new report from the IPA – it’s time advertisers woke ...

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W+K New York poaches BBH creative star David Kolbusz

Wieden+Kennedy New York has poached David Kolbusz (left) from BBH London to be its new ECD, replacing Scott Vitrone and Ian Reichenthal who quit to join Barton F. Graf 9000 in November. Kolbusz, a Canadian, was deputy ECD at BBH. ...

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Burger King changes tack again – now it’s going global

Here’s a big opportunity for an agency with more optimism than sense – Burger King is hunting a global ad agency. Burger King has had more agency reshuffles than it has items on its menu recently. The private-equity owned perennial ...

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Paul Weiland of Contagious picks his Desert Island Ads

Paul Weiland is the founder and ECD of Contagious London, a new-style ‘all-in-one’ agency where the creatives write, film and produce the ads. He began his career as a writer at Collett Dickenson Pearce before going on to be one ...

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