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Is agency giant Omnicom really a white boys’ club?

That’s the implication of a dispute going on in New York where the city’s $118bn public pension funds have asked the investment banks and ad agency groups they invest in to disclose information about the racial and social gender of ...

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TBWA McDonald’s producer John Benet finds Chinese ‘sunshine’ in advertising all too much

Poor old McDonald’s is rather accident-prone just at the moment and the corporation’s mood won’t have been improved by this film made by freelance producer John Benet (pictured), reflecting on his experiences making a commercial in China with Partizan director ...

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DDB moves top global creative Amir Kassaei and creative HQ to China

Omnicom-owned DDB is moving its chief creative officer Amir Kassaei and the network’s creative headquarters to Shanghai, a pretty emphatic underlining that China and the wider Far East region is where the money is these days. DDB CEO Chuck Brymer ...

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Boring old Omnicom nearly back to $1bn profit

BBDO and TBWA owner Omnicom made $952m profit in 2011, almost back to the $1bn it made in pre-credit crunch 2008. Revenue rose 10.6 per cent to $13.9bn while profits rose 15.1 per cent. The rise in revenue won’t be ...

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