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Special Olympics Turns to Young & Rubicam Agency assumes lead global marketing role through 2015

Special Olympics, a U.S.-based organization that in the past decade expanded its footprint to 170 countries as it branched out beyond sports, has hired Young & Rubicam to lead global…

August 8, 2013, 6:06 PM EDT

What the Publicis-Omnicom Merger Means to Media Owners Scale could help mega-agency drive down pricing

It may be instructive to think of the Publicis-Omnicom merger as a fantastically complex Rube Goldberg device that was triggered by Sunday’s signing ceremony. The convoluted machinations that will be…

July 29, 2013, 5:25 PM EDT

This Agency Specializes in the Hispanic Marketplace República works with Google, Target

Specs Who President, CCO Luis Casamayor (l.)and chairman, CEO Jorge Plasencia What Hispanic marketing agency Where Miami headquarters Led by a former music marketer, República is an Hispanic market specialist that punches above its…

July 25, 2013, 9:50 AM EDT

National Grid Makes MRY Lead Digital Agency Assignment follows pitch

Energy provider National Grid has hired Publicis Groupe's MRY as its lead digital agency following a review. MRY has in the past worked on a project basis with National Grid on…

July 19, 2013, 10:33 AM EDT

Rokkan Lands Aer Lingus, Nabbing First European Work Digital shop picks up Irish airline

New York-based Rokkan has been flying high for months, picking up new clients and opening offices across the country. Now the Publicis Groupe shop has landed the European digital work…

July 15, 2013, 11:24 AM EDT

How Did Three Incumbent Agencies Hang On to Their Business? Pitches for Porsche, Honda and HSBC

Historically, incumbents have at best a 10 percent chance of retaining business in review. So when three agencies in the past three months—Cramer-Krasselt, RPA and JWT—cheated death in pitches for…

June 23, 2013, 10:28 PM EDT

Carnival Searches for Media Agency Incumbent Havas Media isn't defending

Carnival Cruise Lines is searching for a new agency for media planning and buying. The incumbent, Havas Media (formerly MPG), is not defending. In a statement, Carnival noted that the company hasn't…

May 30, 2013, 1:22 PM EDT

Pepsi Re-Ups Protagonist, Keeps Getting Social Experts weigh in on the brand's direction

In recent years, Pepsi has basked in the glory of industry-lauded moves like sponsoring Beyoncé’s Super Bowl halftime show and the social-media-and-goodwill-focused Pepsi Refresh Project. For all the splash, though,…

May 27, 2013, 9:57 PM EDT

Shopper Marketing Is Going Mainstream Retail is the center of gravity

Shopper marketing may not be sexy, but it gets results. More evidence of this: Grey Group is setting up a new shopper marketing operation to work for client Procter &…

May 19, 2013, 10:30 PM EDT

Partners & Spade Helps Brands While Creating Its Own Creative studio for fashion and film

Specs Who Co-founders and co-creative directors Anthony Sperduti (l.) and Andy Spade What Creative studio Where New York offices When Andy Spade teamed up with Anthony Sperduti, a former colleague at Kirshenbaum Bond &…

May 16, 2013, 6:41 AM EDT

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