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Noreen O'Leary

Carat USA's Chief Client Officer Is Taking on the Job of President, Too

Michael Epstein steps into role previously handled by CEO

Carat executive Michael Epstein is now the media network's U.S. president and will also maintain his current responsibilities as chief client officer. Epstein's new job had previously been handled by Carat…

Iconic Grill-Maker Weber Taps Grey as Its First Global Agency

WPP shop wins creative review

Grey is firing up the grill for Weber-Stephen Products, taking on the Palatine, Ill., grill manufacturer known for its Sputnik black grills, a fixture in American backyards since the 1950s. Weber,…

Campbell Ewald Names New CEO and CCO as Agency Rebuilds After Controversy

Jo Shoesmith will lead creative, Kevin Wertz becomes top exec

Campbell Ewald executive creative director Jo Shoesmith will become the agency's chief creative officer following the departure of her predecessor, Mark Simon, who is retiring after 16 years at the…

How an Algorithm Aims to Replace RFPs in Marketer Search Process

Agency Geek wants to 'simplify the process'

Will agency search RFPs be replaced by algorithms? That's what Zach Pardes, the founder of Agency Geek, is betting as he launches a new networking technology to match marketers with…

Canvas Poaches 3 Initiative Media Execs for Top Management Team

Agency manages $700 million of Hyundai and Kia spending

Canvas Worldwide, the joint venture between Horizon Media and Hyundai-backed creative agency Innocean Worldwide, is putting into place its top leadership team following the appointment of media industry veteran Paul…

Häagen-Dazs Spoons Up a Minimalist New Look and Tagline in First Ads From JWT

Brand recently exited long-time agency, GSP

Few packaged goods have as strong an association with design-driven work as Häagen-Dazs, with little narrative typically needed as the brand visually communicates its high-end positioning. In its first work…

Are Buick and GMC's Creative Accounts in Review?

RFP said to be circulating in an agency search

Sources speculate that a blind RFP making the rounds is an outreach from General Motors on behalf of its Buick and GMC brands, which are currently handled by Leo Burnett…

Target Consolidates Media Business at GroupM After 46-Year Relationship With Haworth

But shift could open up an agency opportunity with Walmart

Target announced today it is consolidating its media planning and buying business at GroupM, ending the retail giant's decades-long relationship with Haworth Marketing + Media. Target, which spent over $600 million…

Goodby NY Founder Nancy Reyes Lands Top Position at TBWA\Chiat\Day

Becomes managing director of New York office

After a brief run on the client side, Nancy Reyes is back in the agency business, signing up with TBWA\Chiat\Day as managing director of its New York operations. Last September, Reyes…

R/GA Chicago Hires Creative Director Behind Always' Popular #LikeAGirl Pitch

A.J. Hassan was a long-time Leo Burnett staffer

Leo Burnett vet A.J. Hassan, who helped spearhead the gender-challenging "#LikeAGirl" campaign, is joining R/GA Chicago as an executive creative director. Aside from that award-winning pitch for Always, Hassan, who worked…

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