McCann Worldgroup

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.

McCann Creative Shop in San Francisco Names Its First President

Kelly Johnson has been promoted to president at twofifteenmccann, San Francisco, a new role at the McCann Worldgroup agency following a recent surge in new business.

This Snack Company’s Ads Suggest Several Evil Ways Not to Share With Co-Workers

When it comes to snacking, let's be honest. No one really wants to share.If you quibble with that, you're either lying or you're nicer than most people. But sometimes you're stuck in the awkward position of having to say no when someone asks if they can just have a bite. Rather than deal with that awkward moment, the protagonists (or are they antagonists?) of two new McCann Colombia ads for snack company Bimbo cooked up some rather cruel ways of avoiding such interactions. 

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

U.S. Army Extends McCann Worldgroup Relationship Through Summer 2017

The U.S. Army has extended McCann Worldgroup's contract for recruitment advertising services through September 2017, nearly a year and a half past its original expiration date.

IPG Creates a Bespoke Ad Agency Team to Help Launch LATAM Airlines

Interpublic is creating a new agency group led by McCann Worldgroup and IPG Mediabrands to work for LATAM Airlines, which is now the largest airline group in Latin America after the consolidation of the LAN and TAM airlines.

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.

Gustavo Martinez Expands His Global Leadership Team at JWT

JWT CEO Gustavo Martinez continues to build his senior management team, adding Lyle Tick as global chief growth officer, a new position at the WPP Group agency.

Q&A: Why McCann’s Rob Reilly Still Gets Excited for Super Bowl Ads

Specs Who: Rob Reilly New gig: Global creative chairman, McCann Worldgroup Old gig: Worldwide chief creative officer, Crispin Porter + Bogusky Age: 45

U.S. Army Is Reaching Out to Agencies Again for $500 Million Account

The U.S. Army's account is up for grabs again, a few years after McCann Worldgroup retained the business in April 2011 in a hard-fought battle.