Three Reach Finals for $10-12 Million HGTV

BOSTON–Home & Garden Television on Thursday named three finalists in the review for its estimated $10-12 million ad account.

Fitzgerald & Co. in Atlanta, MARC USA in Chicago and Doner in Southfield, Mich., advanced, according to a representative of AAR Partners in New York, which is overseeing the search. Eliminated were Cramer-Krasselt, Chicago, and DeVito/Verdi, Kirshenbaum Bond & Partners and Hill, Holliday, Connors, Cosmopulos, all in New York.

The three finalists will make presentations to the Knoxville, Tenn.-based client at the end of December. A decision will come before year’s end.