Andrew McMains


How Spongecell Helps Agencies Navigate the World of Automated Advertising

Specs Who CEO, co-founder Ben Kartzman (l.); chief product officer, co-founder Anthony Yam What Programmatic creative specialist Where New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Chicago, London

Samsung Signs Deutsch for B-to-B Work, Expanding Roster Yet Again

As major marketers like Microsoft and Kraft have moved toward consolidating their advertising business at fewer a

Accounts in Review: Contenders Prepare for Final Pitches in Subway’s Contest

It turns out Subway has been quietly talking to agencies for a while now, and the chain already has four finalists for its creative account. Longtime incumbent MMB is defending […]

R/GA U.S. President Seth Solomons Exits the Agency

Seth Solomons, a top executive at digital shop R/GA, has left the agency after 20 months.Solomons joined R/GA in November 2013 as a managing director in New York and global chief client services officer, and became U.S. president just last month, according to his LinkedIn profile.

As Chick-fil-A Heads North, Can It Leave Its Political Baggage Behind?

Chick-fil-A has long savored its reputation for delicious chicken sandwiches and strongly held traditional values. 

Big Markets Drive Profit Growth at IPG

Net income at Interpublic Group grew significantly in both the second quarter and first half of the year, amid modest revenue growth.

Women Now Hold Half of the Top Jobs at Havas Worldwide Chicago

Decades after the Mad Men era, men still largely run ad agencies. But even if agencies can still feel like boys' clubs, recently women have been gaining a number of top jobs.

Accounts in Review: American Airlines Starts Looking as Nature Made Picks an Agency

As searches for Nature Made and GlaxoSmithKline wound down this week, a global contest for American Airlines began. Nature Made hired Butler, Shine, Stern & Partners to handle its creative […]

How This 100-Person Brooklyn Agency Plucked a Major Strategist From R/GA

A funny thing happened in June when Big Spaceship CEO Michael Lebowitz was picking the brains of R/GA veteran and planning chief Andrea Ring about potential candidates to fill his top strategy role: Ring became a candidate herself.

Why JWT’s Chairman Wants to Talk About Rhode Island Tourism

So why is JWT's Bob Jeffrey calling Adweek about Rhode Island's tourism review?