Tag Archives: mccann

McCann: out of the frying pan, into the fire

Harris Diamond – who’s he? The new chairman and chief executive of McCann Worldgroup, replacing Nick Brien as of last night – that’s who. Brien’s position has long since looked untenable – to all, that is, except senior Interpublic management. ...

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HSBC and Pfizer review global ad agency deals

Giant global bank HSBC has announced it’s reviewing its global ad account worth about $1bn at WPP’s JWT and media buyer GroupM while pharma giant Pfizer has said it’s dumping Interpublic and concentrating its work into WPP, Omnicom and Publicis ...

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Canal Digital and Try/Apt head for awards success

Well this is the woman you don’t want to meet, a mere (innocent) brush and she’s pregnant. There are loads of weird ads emerging from Scandiwegia (and some of their exiles are taking over big agencies like McCann). And this ...

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Mother shows it can still do the business for IKEA

Mother has produced a jolly new campaign for IKEA in the UK and Ireland, ‘Bright Shiny Colours,’ to promote the new IKEA 2012 catalogue. This massive (and now interactive) work is the cornerstone of the Swedish furniture giant’s marketing efforts. ...

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Robert LePlae takes new top role at Arnold

Everybody else in marcoms land may be opening their wallets (or taking a look and then putting it back in their pockets in the case of Publicis Groupe with Interpublic) but Havas boss David Jones has decided that hiring rather ...

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