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P&G’s Marketing Chief Says It’s Not Cutting Back on Facebook Ads, It’s Targeting Better

During an Advertising Week session with execs from Facebook and General Motors, Procter & Gamble's marketing chief explained that his brand is not scaling back its advertising budget on Facebook, despite a report last month to the contrary. Instead, Marc Pritchard said, it's getting smarter about its digital ad targeting.

Leader of McCann’s General Motors Account Will Take on Even Bigger Role

Bill Kolb, the McCann Worldgroup rising star who has been overseeing all of the company's General Motors' business, has been promoted to president, diversified agencies, a new role where he'll take responsibility for driving key areas including data, analyt

At CES, General Motors Becomes First Automaker to Livestream on Facebook

If there's one "it" topic at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week, it's connected cars. And one of the country's biggest and oldest automakers—General Motors—is going all in.

What Marketers Need to Know About Cars as the Next Must-Have Mobile Devices

Drive-time DJs and radio ad-sales folk must be shuddering at the thought of a world in which the self-driving car is a reality. As if music streaming apps weren't bad enough, stealing away all those listeners, drivers will soon be able to devote their time and attention to any number of diversions. Want to catch up with your favorite Netflix series as you're stuck on the highway?

How the Self-Driving Car Is Turning Detroit and Silicon Valley Into BFFs

General Motors today revealed that it's investing $500 million in the car-service app Lyft in a measure that is designed to empower them to beat their competitors to the self-driving future.

How Doug Ellin Turned Entourage Into the New Paragon of Product Placement

For filmmaker Doug Ellin, who is as passionate about cars as he is movies, it was love at first sight.

Instagram’s Creative Mastermind Gives This Advice on How to Make a Good Carousel Ad

Brands are playing around with Instagram's new Carousel Ads, and Instagram's creative team is working directly with advertisers to come up with ways to use the slideshows.

Car Brands Are Starting to Get the Marketing Data They’ve Always Wanted

The car industry isn't slowing down when it comes to employing more data for everything from vehicle malfunctions to marketing.

Lexus Aims for Super Bowl Impact, While Other Car Brands Sit on the Sideline

While some automakers are pulling back on Super Bowl ads this year, Lexus and agency Walton Isaacson have committed to making their second sppearance in the Big Game. 

Here’s How GM Uses Social Data to Improve Cars

When owners of the new Chevrolet Trax drive off lots in January, they will comment on everything from its built-in WiFi to its trunk space on Facebook, Twitter and auto blogs.