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Do we really need MasterCard’s music to heal relationships?

MasterCard is sponsoring tonight’s Brit Awards for UK popsters so agency McCann has linked it to a campaign ‘Start Something Priceless (geddit?): The Listening Room, bringing six people whose relationships have foundered together to experience the healing power of music. ...

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McCann’s FP/7 challenges middle-eastern stereotypes in new music video

We observed earlier that agencies need zero-based creativity in today’s marketing world – less fancifully, perhaps, that they need to take the work where they can find it. As FP7/McCann in Beirut is doing here with a music video, ‘Roman,’ ...

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McCann Tel-Aviv duo craft vibrating Valentine’s for Durex

Did you know that Durex makes a Vibrating Cock Ring? OK, you have a collection at home (not in the office, that’s not allowed). What about the Jewish name for Valentine’s Day? It’s Tu B’Av. So to add to the ...

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McCann loses mega-client who didn’t believe it was a contractor – or has it?

The Us Army dumped McCann Worldgroup from its shortlist for a new agency for technical reasons, according to Ad Age. These included the formatting of unspecified documents and an inability to confirm McCann’s status as a certified contractor, despite the ...

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Nick Brien returns to media to pep up Dentsu Aegis in US

One of adland’s big beasts Nick Brien, a one-time CEO of Interpublic’s McCann, is rejoining the media mainstream, teaming up with old colleague Jerry Buhlmann, now CEO of Dentsu Aegis Network, as DAN CEO in the US and Americas. Brien ...

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