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MediaCom’s Europe boss Nick Lawson picks his Desert Island Ads

In the first of an occasional series Nick Lawson, CEO EMEA of WPP-owned media planning and buying giant MediaCom, picks his Desert Island Ads – ones which have influenced his career and the way he thinks of advertising. It’s a ...

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Linus Karlsson’s McCann loses £35m HTC to his former agency Mother

I don’t suppose former Mother US co-founder Linus Karlsson thought that reviving McCann Erickson in London and New York was going to be easy but he’s just received rude confirmation – Mother, the agency he left last year, has won ...

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Swedish meatballs giant IKEA wins Cannes Lions advertiser of the year

For many people (me) the only possible attraction of a visit to IKEA is the swedish meatball lunch offered in the canteen. The Harvard Business Review once famously described it as the company that had turned its customers into suppliers ...

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