Tag Archives: Graham Fink

WPP closes in on mystery Chinese company Huawei

Here’s an interesting one: Ad Age reports that WPP has ‘edged out’ Omnicom in what seems to have been a two-horse race for Chinese telecoms giant Huawei (‘Hway-hay’ is what you say apparently). Huawei is a global business-to-business supplier (worth ...

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Ogilvy & Mather in China sets sail up the Yangtze

No doubt with all-poweful creative director Graham Fink on the bridge, scanning the horizon for dangers ahead. WPP’s Ogilvy & Mather, which is enjoying a rich vein of form at the moment, is expanding away from Beijing and the coastal ...

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Blow for DDB as Ogilvy’s creative trio scoop $500m Philips global account

Something seems to be stirring under the bonnet of the stately Ogilvy & Mather limousine (‘At sixty miles an hour the loudest…) as the WPP-owned agency has added to its triumph in sharing the $1bn SC Johnson account with Omnicom’s ...

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Top JWT China creative Mayan to lead Cannes Outdoor jury

JWT’s top creative in China, Lo Sheung Yan, is to be the Cannes International Festival of Creativity’s first Chinese jury president. Yan, who’s known as Mayan by his chums, will lead the Outdoor jury. Last year JWT Shanghai won the ...

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M&C Saatchi poaches top creatives Pam and Hipwell from CHI

M&C Saatchi has joined the growing list of London agencies competing for top creative talent and has hired top creative team Matt Pam and Simon Hipwell from CHI & Partners, formerly Clenmow Hornby Inge. CHI is 49 per cent owned ...

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WPP’s global creative boss John O’Keeffe tells Ad Age what WPP’s holding company gong at Cannes means to him

WPP won the first Cannes lion for holding company company of the year this year, a vindication of former BBH creative director John O’Keeffe’s input as WPP’s global CCO since he joined in 2008. Among others in what he calls ...

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