Tag Archives: Trevor Beattie

UK retailer Game’s financial problems are more bad news for TBWA

UK computer games retailer Game Group (which also operates the Gamestation brand) is in trouble, set to lose £18m this year and trying to sell its 600 UK stores in a last-minute bid to rescue the business. Which means more ...

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Early death of Philip Gould reminds us of the days when admen ruled the UK political world

And Philip Gould (latterly Lord Gould) wasn’t even a particularly famous adman before he was chosen by New Labour presiding genius Peter Mandelson (later Lord…etc, etc) to be the about-to-be-revived party’s opinion pollster (usually focus groups) and sage. Gould died ...

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Trevor Beattie’s BMB joins the media business with Goodstuff and says India is a much better place to expand than the US

The best you can say about famous UK creative Trevor Beattie’s agency Beattie McGuinness Bungay is that it’s been a moderate success: it’s still here and it sold a 49 per cent stake to South Korea-based holding company Cheil in ...

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BBH comes up against Wieden+Kennedy as Heineken chooses UK agency to handle Sol

Bartle Bogle Hegarty’s hot streak continues with the award of Heineken’s global Sol account, a move which will pitch it against Wieden+Kennedy Amsterdam which recently won the $400m global Heineken account on the back of its much-praised ‘open your world’ ...

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Exclusive! New TBWA London creative boss Andre Laurentino on great creative work, Trevor Beattie and bringing some Brazilian magic to the UK

TBWA London has imported Andre Laurentino from Brazil as its new creative director. Laurentino, a noted novelist and screenwriter in his home country, tells us about his new job, his old job and some of the challenges he faces. 1/ ...

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