Tag Archives: general motors

Wordstream research reveals why GM pulled $10m adspend from Facebook

It’s Facebook IPO day tomorrow and the web is awash with reports saying why ads on the social media site don’t work very well. A new report from internet marketing firm Wordstream adds to the volume, claiming that Facebook’s click-through ...

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Facebook IPO hit by General Motors ad switch

General Motors global CMO Joel Ewanick (pictured) has instigated a number of big waves since taking over at the US car giant and he’s just launched another one: pulling all the company’s media spend from Facebook. Facebook, of course, is ...

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Ford’s new Go Further campaign says we’re the technology masters now

Chrysler is laying on the emotion with ‘Imported From Detroit’ while we wait to see what Joel Ewanick’s new Goodby Silverstein/McCann Commonwealth construct will come up with for General Motors’ Chevrolet. With Ford, from WPP’s JWT-based ‘Team Detroit,’ it’s technology, ...

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Former P&G marketer John McFarland changes GM outlook to appeal to Millennials

General Motors global CMO Joel Ewanick has been busy shaking up the advertising and media buying worlds – creating a new Chevrolet agency Commonwealth from Omnicom and Interpublic and shifting the company’s $3bn media buying to Carat – partly through ...

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Sorrell’s 4A’s social media comments show that WPP isn’t a holding company now, it’s a big beast

Sir Martin Sorrell has been performing at the US 4A’s ‘Transformation’ conference, debating, among other things, the issue of whether or not the internet has added value or destroyed it. To which the only answer is: it depends where you’re ...

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