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WPP gets quick return on Taxi as it joins VW roster

WPP boss Sir Martin Sorrell will be feeling pleased this morning as his investment in Canadian creative agency Taxi has paid off with the agency’s Amsterdam outpost being appointed to the Volkswagen agency roster. Taxi, founded by Paul Lavoie (pictured) ...

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Phil Rumbol’s new agency 101 launches with French Connection and Mr Kipling

It’s not just former Cadbury marketing director Phil Rumbol’s agency of course, the other partners are Fallon refugees Richard Flintham, Laurence Green and Mark Elwood plus financial director Steve Waring from Saatchi & Saatchi. But Rumbol, the marketer who commissioned ...

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Microsoft puts Universal McCann’s $1bn media account up for review

Which is never the news you want to hear although Universal McCann, the Interpublic-owned incumbent, is on a hot streak at the moment, consolidating most of L’Oreal’s $700m and Mastercard’s $343m as well as winning new business from BMW, Mini ...

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Top Ogilvy creative duo Godici and Ketchum quit for BBDO New York

Tom Godici and Greg Ketchum, ECDs at Ogilvy New York, have quit to take up the same roles at BBDO. Godici was formerly a group creative director at TBWA Chiat Day in New York while Ketchum formerly worked on the ...

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