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WPP’s Ogilvy wins global Absolut business

New Ogilvy CEO Andy Main’s team have landed a pretty big one: global lead agency for Swedish vodka brand Absolut. Absolut, now majoring on sustainability, is known for its advertising, latterly much of it through BBH, working at various times ...

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Ogilvy’s Andy Main lures Devika Bulchandani from McCann in first big move

New Ogilvy CEO Andy Main, hired from Deloitte Digital, has made his first big move, bringing in Devika Bulchandani from McCann as North America CEO and global chairwoman of advertising – whatever that means. Maybe that she knows more about ...

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WPP merges Grey Paris into Ogilvy – is a much bigger deal on the cards?

WPP is merging Grey Paris into Ogilvy Paris – both still operating under separate brand names – in what may be the first of many such mergers among the big ad holding companies’ venerable creative networks. The merged agency will ...

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Seifert’s exit leaves question marks over WPP’s Ogilvy

WPP CEO Mark Read has (another) big decision to make – who’s going to succeed John Seifert as worldwide CEO and chairman of Ogilvy? And what kind of agency will it be? Seifert (above) has spent a scarcely believable (by ...

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