BBDO New York Builds Its Strategy Team With a New Chief Marketing Officer

Today BBDO hired Tara DeVeaux as chief marketing officer in its New York headquarters.

JWT and Gustavo Martinez Deny Racist, Sexist and Anti-Semitic Claims in New Court Filings

In documents filed this week in Manhattan federal court, former J. Walter Thompson global CEO Gustavo Martinez and his onetime employer formally denied almost every claim made against them in a suit filed by the WPP agency's global chief communications officer Erin Johnson early last year.

Leo Burnett Names Investor and Starcom Vet Andrew Swinand as North American CEO

Leo Burnett has hired Publicis Groupe veteran, consultant and venture capitalist Andrew Swinand to serve as its North American chief executive officer.

7 Emerging Conferences Every Advertising Professional Should Know About

More than ever, today’s marketers are dependent on finding insight and inspiration from the world beyond their businesses to drive innovation and discover new meaning for their customers. While there’s […]

How Austin-Based Agency Drumroll Found Its Beat

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Mcgarrybowen Launches Startup Division With Campaign for Alcohol Delivery App Drizly

Ad agencies earn the bulk of their revenue from well-established clients with the size and name recognition required to spend millions on marketing in a given year.

How Jay Z’s Producer Engineered a New Role for Himself at an Ad Agency

At first blush, a résumé highlighting work with Jay Z, Common and Alicia Keys making its way to the top of the pile may seem like an odd move for an ad agency, but that's exactly where Gimel "Young Guru" Keaton's CV landed.

Dentsu’s Global Chief Executive to Resign After Overworked Employee Committed Suicide

Dentsu chief executive officer Tadashi Ishii announced today that he will resign next month after leading the network for more than five years.

5 Ways to Make Your Agency a More Interesting Place to Work in 2017

As the recruiter of all talent for Wieden + Kennedy Amsterdam, I see our agency through new eyes every day. Each time I welcome candidates, students or groups through our doors, I get to re-experience it from their perspective. I witness their excitement and, more often than not, their desire to be a part of it.

Wieden + Kennedy Names New Creative Leadership at Portland Headquarters

This week, Wieden + Kennedy Portland announced a new creative leadership team formed by the return of Jason Bagley, the promotion of Eric Baldwin and the departure of Mark Fitzloff.