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Founder and CEO Miles Nadal out at MDC

MDC Partners’ controversial founder and CEO Miles Nadal is leaving the company as he battles an SEC investigation into his expenses. He will be replaced by long-serving director Scott Kauffman. MDC, which owns Anomaly, Crispin Porter, 72andSunny and Albion among ...

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Albion wins Thomas Cook’s pan-European account

Travel giant Thomas Cook Group has appointed Albion to handle its heavyweight pan-European advertising, communications and marketing account. Albion, now owned by MDC Partners, won the account following a competitive pitch. Thomas Cook CMO Remo Masala says: “Albion has all ...

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MDC’s 72andSunny wins $1bn global Adidas account

MDC Partners’ 72andSunny has won the global Adidas account, worth at least $1bn worldwide, fee equivalent. If Adidas is in spending mode, which it seems to be having promised to increase its marketing budget to 13 per cent or so ...

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MDC’s KBS expands into London with Albion stake

Lori Senecal’s New York agency KBS, owned by MDC & Partners, is expanding in the UK by buying a majority stake in London creative and digital agency Albion. KBS is following in the footsteps of a number of US agencies ...

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CEO Nadal sells down MDC Partners stake – which may attract attention from the odd lurking predator

Advertising is a high wire act (as Wieden+Kennedy in Portland is currently re-discovering) and there’s no more spectacular trapeze artist than Miles Nadal, CEO and, until the other day, the biggest shareholder in MDC Partners which owns some or all ...

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Miles Nadal’s MDC Partners keeps growing although ‘ordinary’ profits remain over the horizon

MDC Partners, which describes itself as a ‘business transformation company’ these days, continues its high-wire act. Reading the small print of its accounts presentation for 2013 you can see that losses increased to $148.9m from $85.4m in 2012, blamed on ...

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