Topic: Jose Cuervo

McCann Tells Staff It Is Resigning Jose Cuervo Over 'a Variety of Factors, Including Financial'

Shop's internal memo says it cut ties

It looks like McCann New York won't be celebrating Cinco de Mayo with Jose Cuervo anymore. The Interpublic Group agency has resigned the account of the country's leading tequila brand,…

Infographic: How the Late-Night Host Shuffle Has Changed the Price of Ads

Buyers place their bets on Fallon and Colbert

Networks and advertisers typically spend every fall focused on the new prime-time lineups. Not this year. All eyes are on late night, and with good reason. "Outside of sports, it's…

What Advertisers Are Getting Wrong About Programmatic

TubeMogul's Phil Cowlishaw talks automation

Specs Current gig Vp of strategy at TubeMogul Previous gig Head of technology at Ikon Communications Age 35 Adweek: Describe your role as vp of strategy. Phil Cowlishaw: It's a little bit like…

Ad of the Day: Jose Cuervo Flies Back to the Famously Depraved Rolling Stones Tour of '72

Where the tequila sunrise was the muse

The opening lines of Chapter 9 of Keith Richards' autobiography Life, in which he describes the Rolling Stones' debaucherous 1972 tour, were all McCann needed to get started on its…

The Changing Role of Bartenders in Ads

He’s not the old Jake we used to know

In 1956, intrepid reporter Hal Boyle of the Associated Press asked drinkers everywhere for a small favor: show a little love for the barkeep. “If you have sent flowers to…

Ad of the Day: Kiefer Sutherland Sells It in Noir for Jose Cuervo

Drink tequila, get a tattoo, play the pipa

Kiefer Sutherland has some advice for you. It's odd to see a Cuervo spot like this tight, minute-long McCann commercial noiring it up—that always seems like a whiskey thing to me,…

Jose Cuervo Shifts U.S. Agencies

Hires McCann and Gotham Direct

As Jose Cuervo’s North American distribution rights move from Diageo to Proximo Spirits today, the company said it selected McCann Erickson New York as its new creative agency and Gotham…