Katie Richards

Katie Richards

Katie Richards is a staff writer for Adweek, where she specializes in covering creative, media and strategy agencies, along with brands and marketing trends.

A Festival for the Future: How Jose Papa Plans to Keep Cannes Lions Relevant

The future of the Cannes Lions festival according to its new managing director.

Havas Lists Its ‘Most Interesting Man’ Awards in Full-Page Ad Saying Farewell to Dos Equis

A decade's haul of trophies.

RPA Is Asking Facebook Users to Share Memories to Help Kids With Cancer

Share a memory and help end pediatric cancer.

Wells Fargo Celebrates Pride Month With 4 Lovely Videos Honoring LGBT Nonprofits

Wells Fargo celebrates Pride month.

With a Keen Eye and a Razor Wit, Kumail Nanjiani Is Becoming an Inescapable Creative Force

The Silicon Valley star shares his creative process, The Big Sick and his take on advertising.

Advertising May Have a Gender Problem, but 10 Major Agencies in California’s Capital Are Run by Women

Here's why 10 of the largest agencies in Sacramento are run by women.

Indiegogo Acquires an Agency to Expand Its Enterprise Business

Why Indiegogo is investing in a marketing company.

This Agency Collective Shows Why Giving New Parents Time Off Is Good for Business

A group of agencies is hoping to make it easier for new parents to work in the advertising business.

Ikea’s Top Designer on the Gift of Failure and the Future of Democratic Design

At Ikea designers follow five principles when creating each and every product.

Q&A: This Designer Is Driving the Creative Community to Solve the World’s Problems

A conversation with Richard Van Der Laken.