Gerry Graf and Laura Janness Talk Recent Ads They've Loved (and Not Just Their Own)

Barton F. Graf execs interview each other in Cannes

  brightcove.createExperiences(); CANNES, France—Gerry Graf and Laura Janness spend so much time together, it only made sense to have them interview…

Ryan Seacrest and Usher Believe Brand Partnerships Are All About Authenticity and Creativity

Watch our chat with the superstars

  CANNES, France—MediaBistro Holdings LLC, parent of Adweek, would like to announce the hiring of its newest reporter, Ryan Seacrest.…

How Bloomberg Media Is Rethinking Its Entire Sales Strategy and Seeing Results

By retraining its employees on multiplatform selling

When Justin Smith arrived at Bloomberg Media as chief executive in 2013, he took control of a massive global brand encompassing a television network, a magazine, radio stations, digital properties…

Veep Star Sam Richardson's New Comedy Central Show Is About Local Ad Guys in Detroit

And he's got a binge-watching recommendation

Specs Name Sam Richardson Age 32 Claim to fame Stars as Richard Splett on HBO's Veep (Sundays, 10:30 p.m.); appears in Mike & Dave Need Wedding Dates (July 8) and Ghostbusters (July 15);…

CBS Will Roll Out Its Fall Shows Over 7 Weeks

Thursday Night Football premieres Sept. 15

Most broadcast networks will be rolling out their fall shows in a compressed timeframe, but CBS is going to take its time next season. The network, which announced its fall premiere…

CBS Partners With McDonald’s and Coca-Cola for First Carpool Karaoke Integration

Selena Gomez segment kicks off summer sweepstakes

As The Late Late Show With James Corden's Carpool Karaoke has become a viral sensation, CBS had been eagerly looking to cash in on its success. On Monday night, the network…

Virtual Reality Is Turning Getty Images Into a 21st Century Brand

180,000 events will be shot with 360 cameras

  brightcove.createExperiences(); CANNES, France—While Getty Images, founded in 1995 as a resource for rights to still images, was born in the…

New JWT CEO Doesn't Think Agencies Will Solve Their Diversity Problem Anytime Soon

Tamara Ingram also calls VR the biggest trend at Cannes

  brightcove.createExperiences(); CANNES, France—Tamara Ingram assumed the top role of chairman/CEO at J. Walter Thompson Worldwide in a tumultuous period following…

Why Hearst Boss Thinks Cannes Is the Perfect Place to Do Business

Michael Clinton finds these very productive days

  brightcove.createExperiences(); CANNES, France—Hearst Magazines president, marketing and publishing director Michael Clinton says there is no place like Cannes Lions for…

Cable TV and Digital Advertising Jumped in May Heading Into Upfronts

New data shows 16 percent scatter market increase

TV and digital advertising got a bit of a boost in May going into this year's upfronts, according to new data from Standard Media Index. In the findings from SMI, which…

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