Topic: Linus Karlsson

CP+B's Reilly Is New Top McCann WG Creative Exec

Karlsson moves to Chevy role

Rob Reilly, the worldwide Crispin Porter + Bogusky chief creative officer who exited last month, has signed on as global creative chairman of McCann Worldgroup. As part of the changing creative…

Gary Pascoe Named Chief Creative Officer at Chevy's Commonwealth

New role following Chevy agency consolidation

Gary Pascoe has been named chief creative officer, North America, at Chevrolet agency Commonwealth. Pascoe joins the McCann Worldgroup unit from JWT/Team Detroit where he was executive creative director, executive…

King Thomas' Worldgroup Return Has a Familiar Ring to It

Another McCann veteran takes prominent role

That didn’t take long.  It has been just a month since McCann Worldgroup’s new CEO Harris Diamond replaced Nick Brien and Joyce King Thomas, McCann Erickson’s former New York creative chief,…

McCann Erickson's Layoffs Affect 25-30 Staffers

N.Y. office cut needed to pay for new hires

Sources now estimate that 25 to 30 staffers lost their jobs in Thursday’s round of layoffs at McCann Erickson New York. Such a cut represents a more than 5 percent reduction…

McCann Erickson N.Y. Braces for Big Layoffs

Cuts coming amid new business dry spell

McCann Erickson's new business dry spell is taking a toll. Today, the Interpublic Group shop is expected to lay off a significant number of employees at its New York headquarters. Sources…

McCann Shuffles New Business Suite

Malm-Hallqvist in for Caplan

The winds of change continue to swirl at McCann Erickson. North American CMO Mitch Caplan is exiting after just seven months. His duties will be absorbed by Lotta Malm-Hallqvist, the agency's global chief…