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Decision time for Accenture as it weighs bid for MDC

Accenture Interactive has had a great time for the past few years as it has cherry-picked creative agencies and lured a few big international marketers with its pitch as the “global experience agency.” But it hasn’t quite happened yet even ...

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Karina Wilsher moves up to become Anomaly global CEO

Holding company MDC Partners may be in a permanent state of seeming crisis but Anomaly, the agency founded by the UK’s Carl Johnson, seems to sail serenely on, oblivious to the burning timbers and falling masonry. Now CEO Johnson is ...

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MDC Partners on sale block after CEO Kauffman quits

Who’s going to buy MDC Partners now? We’ve asked this question before (and had no takers) but chairman and CEO Scott Kauffman has resigned after three years during which time the company seemed to be recovering until it missed all ...

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MDC’s 72andSunny tipped to win Uber globally

Ad Age reckons Uber is about to appoint MDC Partners’ 72andSunny (left) as its first global creative agency. Uber, which has recently lurched from one disaster to another but that’s not so strange on the West Coast these days, has ...

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WPP tops R3’s 2017 new business league – MDC on the up

Consultancy R3 has been rounding up 2017’s account wins and losses to date and, surprisingly perhaps given its widely reported travails, WPP is the clear leader with over 1300 wins amounting to $579m in annualised new business revenue. R3 Principal ...

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Does new CCO Karlsson signal better times at MDC’s CP+B?

Missed this one but it’s worth noting all the same: the Swedes are back in town. Boulder, Colorado to be precise. High profile creative Linus Karlsson (below) has joined former Forsman & Bodenfors CEO Erik Sollenberg at the helm of ...

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