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Norman in New GroupM Global Digital Role Maxus' Clark replaces him as N.A. chief

Rob Norman, chief executive of GroupM North America, has been named chief digital officer of GroupM Global, a newly created position that signals the importance of digital operations in the…

August 15, 2012, 10:59 AM EDT

The Martin Agency Cuts 38 Lays off 6 percent of staff

The Martin Agency laid off 38 people—6 percent of its workforce—today. Thirty-five positions were eliminated at the agency’s Richmond, Va., headquarters and three people were cut from its New York…

August 13, 2012, 2:47 PM EDT

Cheil Acquires Bravo Asia Part of new China group

Cheil Worldwide has acquired boutique creative agency Bravo Asia—with offices in Hong Kong and Shanghai—which will become part of a newly formed Cheil China Group. Bravo joins the Seoul-based company’s other…

August 13, 2012, 11:13 AM EDT

Campbell-Ewald Hires CMO Barbara Yolles was previously at McCann

It didn’t take Barbara Yolles long to land after leaving McCann Erickson: The agency’s former North American chief growth officer is joining Interpublic sibling Campbell-Ewald as chief marketing officer, a…

August 9, 2012, 12:29 PM EDT

Publicis Groupe Denies IPG Acquisition Talks 'FT' speculation drove heavy trading

Publicis Groupe refuted speculation in the Financial Times that it is planning a bid for American rival Interpublic. In a statement issued on Sunday morning, the French holding company said:…

August 3, 2012, 3:03 PM EDT

Olson Wins Alzheimer's Association Replaces TG Madison

Olson is the new agency of record for the Alzheimer’s Association after winning the business in a review. Marketing investment was not disclosed, but in its 2011 annual report the…

August 2, 2012, 9:52 AM EDT

Right Guard Moves to RT+P Henkel deodorant awards agency lead N.A. creative duties

Philadelphia-based Red Tettemer + Partners was awarded lead North American creative responsibilities for Right Guard deodorants, Adweek has learned. The brand, owned by packaged-goods conglomerate Henkel, chose RT+P for the work…

August 1, 2012, 2:24 PM EDT

Cheil Worldwide Buys McKinney $50 million deal adds North Carolina-based agency

After months of speculation, Cheil Worldwide formally announced its acquisition of McKinney in an estimated $50 million deal that positions the Durham, N.C. agency as the U.S. flagship of the…

July 31, 2012, 11:28 AM EDT

Denon Picks First Agency Partner BBDO N.Y. is the winner after a review

Denon Electronics has selected BBDO New York to help the audio manufacturer expand its presence in product areas like headphones and docking stations. While Denon has previously worked on a project…

July 31, 2012, 10:20 AM EDT

W+K London Gets Second Brown-Forman Brand Finlandia in Europe, Africa

Wieden + Kennedy London has been appointed the creative lead on Finlandia vodka in greater Europe and Africa, regions that account for more than 70 percent of the brand’s sales. This…

July 30, 2012, 12:58 PM EDT