Tag Archives: ogilvy & mather

Top JWT China creative Mayan to lead Cannes Outdoor jury

JWT’s top creative in China, Lo Sheung Yan, is to be the Cannes International Festival of Creativity’s first Chinese jury president. Yan, who’s known as Mayan by his chums, will lead the Outdoor jury. Last year JWT Shanghai won the ...

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McCann gets its Swedish dividend at last with global Ikea.com account

Well a smallish one anyway as working on furniture giant Ikea’s website seems to be a project deal and previous refurbs of the website were handled by McCann Worldgroup owner Interpublic’s Huge and Deutsch anyway. But McCann, which has had ...

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Now $100m Applebee’s restaurants dumps McCann

Life really doesn’t get any better for Interpublic’s McCann Erickson and its bosses Nick Brien, head of McCann Worldgroup, and Linus Karlsson, chairman and CCO of both McCann New York and McCann London. Now Applebee’s Neighbourhood Grill & Bar has ...

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Indie agency Marc targets Chicago with Modesto and Immesoete hires

Marc Modesto, the senior DraftFCB manager whose enforced departure from the agency seems to have triggered the disastrous loss of the $1bn SC Johnson account for the Interpublic-owned agency, has resurfaced as president of the Chicago office of Pittsburgh-based agency ...

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P&G turns to Old Spice guys Wieden+Kennedy to revive iconic soap brand Ivory

And Ivory certainly is iconic if you’re from Procter & Gamble: it’s one of the company’s most venerable products, dating from 1879, and the reason why P&G’s huge HQ in Cincinnati is sometimes called ‘Ivory Towers.’ For all that, Ivory ...

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M&C Saatchi poaches top creatives Pam and Hipwell from CHI

M&C Saatchi has joined the growing list of London agencies competing for top creative talent and has hired top creative team Matt Pam and Simon Hipwell from CHI & Partners, formerly Clenmow Hornby Inge. CHI is 49 per cent owned ...

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Shock for JWT London as CEO Guy Hayward quits for Havas’ BETC

JWT in London has had more bosses than you can shake a stick at in recent years and now the latest, Guy Hayward, who joined from 180 Amsterdam which he co-founded in 1998, is leaving after just two years to ...

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