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McCann’s Newly Promoted North American President Is Getting Expanded Duties

Chris Macdonald has been promoted to president of McCann North America, reflecting his role in the agency's recent wave of new business wins since the Brit moved to the U.S. as president of its flagship office in 2013.

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

McCann Worldgroup Has a New Chief Client Officer

McCann Worldgroup is promoting Nannette LaFond-Dufour, the lead on the company's L'Oreal business, to chief client officer.

Colleagues Recall Marcio Moreira’s Joy of Life

Former colleagues of longtime McCann Erickson leader Marcio Moreira remembered him today as a loyal and sensitive creative force who brought an international joie de vivre to the U.S.-based global agency.

Chevy and AT&T Need Help Understanding All Their Data

Among marketing chiefs, it's a familiar refrain: We're awash in data about consumers and our products, but what does it all mean?

McCann Gets Pillsbury Business [UPDATED]

In a roster shop move, General Mills has hired McCann Erickson to work on its Pillsbury brand, which Saatchi & Saatchi has handled since 2003.

First-Quarter Revenue Climbs at IPG

Interpublic executives sounded an optimistic note in releasing first-quarter results today, noting recent new business wins at its largest operating unit McCann Worldgroup and saying the company is on the way to meeting full-year revenue growth targets of

McCann Names London Exec Macdonald as N.Y. Head

McCann Erickson N.Y. has a new president. Chris Macdonald, the chief executive of the agency’s London office, is moving to the states to take on a role that had been assumed by Hank Summy, McCann North America. Summy is moving over to corporate sibling MRM Worldwide in the new role of president, commerce at the digital and direct company.

Goodby’s Split with GM’s Commonwealth Confirmed [Updated]

It's confirmed: McCann Worldgroup is taking over control of Commonwealth, the global joint venture created a year ago to work for General Motors' global Chevrolet business.

Fast Chat: McCann Worldgroup’s Luca Lindner

Luca Lindner is in his first weeks of living in the U.S., having left sunny Sao Paulo for a recent spell of frigid New York winter as he digs into his expanded role as McCann Worldgroup’s president of Americas, Africa and Middle East.