Topic: Euro Rscg

New York Life Launches a Creative Agency Review

$74 million account is currently at Havas Worldwide

Another insurance company is launching an agency search: New York Life is reviewing the creative business currently handled by Havas Worldwide, a client rep confirmed. The largest mutual life insurance company…

The ‘Soap Opera’ Inside Havas Worldwide

Some are wondering who is even in charge

During a recent, early-morning phone conversation with Adweek, the normally loquacious Andrew Benett was strangely quiet when asked to explain his new role as Havas Worldwide co-president, sharing responsibility for…

Lee Garfinkel Takes N.Y. CEO Role at Draftfcb

Leaves Havas Worldwide after almost 3 years

Lee Garfinkel is leaving Havas Worldwide after nearly three years to run the New York office of Draftfcb as its new CEO. At Havas Worldwide, Garfinkel was chief creative officer of…

Family Photos: The Advertising and Media Edition

Some of the industry's boldface names along with their progeny

Considering the changes in advertising and media in the last three-and-a-half decades, it is comforting to know that some familiar names will be with us for generations to come. Here,…

Deutsch LA Creative Chief Hunter Exits

Joined agency two years ago from TBWA\London

Mark Hunter, the chief creative officer at Deutsch LA, is out at the agency he joined in January 2011, sources have confirmed. Deutsch executives could not be reached for comment and…

Three Shops Vie for NYSE Euronext Account

Final pitches are slated for December

NYSE Euronext has entered the final stage of a creative and media review that marks the end of Havas Worldwide's tenure on the business. The New York office of Havas, formerly Euro…

Top 10 Commercials of the Week: Sept. 14-21

Jennifer Aniston reveals all, automakers tug at the heartstrings, and a cancer survivor's luck runs out

This week, we discovered that, yes, ordering Internet service can be easier than body-waxing Sasquatch, some people will eat candy that comes from another person's sweaty armpit, and how scary…

Charles Schwab Search Follows CMO Switch

Creative review is expected to take 3 months

The biggest cliché about advertising reviews is that they’re triggered by turnover in marketing leadership, which appears to be the case for Charles Schwab. The review begins two weeks after the…

Horrifying PSA Asks: Are You a Monster When You're Drunk?

Super grim spot for children's charity

Well, here's a lovely bit of emotional carnage for your Friday—a creepy-as-hell PSA from Finnish agency Euro RSCG Helsinki for a charity called Fragile Childhood that shows kids wandering around…