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Editor's Letter: Get in the Picture Great agencies function by and celebrate teamwork. As we name our Agencies of the Year and wrap 2012, I understand why

We go through this funny dance as part of our Agency of the Year selections every year, resulting in reports here on the global (Wieden + Kennedy), U.S. (Droga5) and…

December 10, 2012, 12:03 AM EST

Hot Type: Editor's Letter As our 33rd annual Hot List illustrates, emotional, tactile magazines can still capture the imagination

I recently had the unenviable task of purging the house that I grew up in in suburban New Jersey—certainly a messy physical and emotional task in which tough calls had…

December 3, 2012, 8:40 AM EST

Editor's Letter: The Long Recovery Potent media images remind us that many New Yorkers continue to struggle with the aftershock of Sandy

As a New Yorker, I’m finding it very hard to feel mentally recovered from Superstorm Sandy’s effects, with parts of the city still without power and many of our neighbors…

November 19, 2012, 12:01 AM EST

Editor's Letter: Breaking Through Adweek celebrates great marketers, the vision of a leader and our own efforts to take our brand into a bright future

These are indeed uncertain times, and for the media economy, nothing causes more angst, paranoia and agita than not having a handle on the near term. In a dead heat, the…

October 29, 2012, 12:05 AM EDT

The 2012 Jay Chiat Awards for Strategic Excellence Adweek presents a slideshow of this year’s Gold Winners

Previously called the 4A’s Awards for Account Planning, the awards were renamed in 2004 in honor of advertising legend Jay Chiat, who is credited with introducing the discipline of planning…

October 25, 2012, 9:04 PM EDT

First Mover: Chris Weil 4A's chairman wants to take advertising from the procurement department to the boardroom

Specs Age 47 Day job Chairman, CEO, Momentum Worldwide New assignment Chairman, 4A’s(two-year term started in June) Why take on the chairman role at the 4A’s? Aren’t you busy enough? Well, I’m a huge believer…

September 17, 2012, 5:57 AM EDT

Editor's Letter: Finding Our Voice

For the last 11 months I’ve been on tour—a listening tour, that is. Stepping into the role of overseeing a brand that covers the controlled chaos that is the intersection of…

September 10, 2012, 5:41 PM EDT

Droga5 Ups Bauer to Chief Strategy Officer Will oversee strategic planning across digital, brand planning and analytics groups

In an effort to swim insight further upstream in client talks and compete for new business on a larger global canvas, Droga5 has promoted Jonny Bauer, its head of strategy,…

September 3, 2012, 7:42 AM EDT

First Mover: Steve Williams PHD's New York chief likes data, but loves ideas, minding details and young talent

Specs Age 47 New gig President, PHD, New York Old gig CEO, OMD Group, U.K. How’s the new job so far? The opportunity to learn the U.S. market is a privilege. Lot to learn.…

September 3, 2012, 7:40 AM EDT

BBDO Creatives Dissect Breakthrough Spots Execs from New York, London and Mumbai highlight three examples

CANNES, France—In an effort to drill down to the essence of truly great creative, David Lubars, chairman and chief creative officer of BBDO North America, convened a panel of three…

June 21, 2012, 10:59 AM EDT

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